Jeff Porter, PhD
Chemical Biology & Therapeutics
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Jeff Porter, Ph.D. is Global Head of Developmental and Molecular Pathways (DMP) for the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR). He is a member of the NIBR executive committee and of the NIBR Postdoctoral Program Global Steering Committee. DMP is focused on biological pathways research, a fundamental tool for the success of NIBR. Over the past several years DMP has developed a dynamic multidisciplinary platform that merges pathway biology and disease area expertise with enabling technology. The department hosts diverse postdoctoral research in both Cambridge and Basel resulting in exciting advancements and impactful publications in pathways research. Jeff is actively involved in building efforts in microbiome research in collaboration with Ramnik Xavier at Mass General Hospital and the Broad Institute. In support of this effort, unique and exciting co-mentored postdoc opportunities are available in Cambridge.