Organization

FACULTY LEADERSHIP

Co-Directors

  • Ajit Varki, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Cellular & Molecular Medicine, UCSD, and Adjunct Professor, The Salk Institute
  • Fred H. Gage, President, The Salk Institute, and Adjunct Professor of Neurosciences, UCSD
  • Margaret Schoeninger, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Anthropology, UCSD

Associate Director

Internal Advisors

External Advisors

  • Alyssa Crittenden, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Derek Denton, Founding Director, Howard Florey Institute, University of Melbourne
  • Evan Eichler, HHMI Principal Investigator; Professor of Genome Sciences, University of Washington
  • Daniel Geschwind, Gordon and Virginia Macdonald Distinguished Professor in Human Genetics, Neurology, and Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Kristen Hawkes, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, University of Utah
  • Joseph Henrich, Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology and Chair, Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
  • Sarah B. Hrdy, Professor Emerita of Anthropology, University of California, Davis
  • Jon Kaas, Distinguished Centennial Professor of Psychology, Vanderbilt University
  • Svante Pääbo, Director, Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
  • Terry Sejnowski, Professor and Laboratory Head, Computational Neurobiology Laboratory; Francis Crick Chair; Salk Institute
  • Anne Stone, Regents Professor and Associate Director, Center for Evolution & Medicine; School of Human Evolution and Social Change; Arizona State University
  • Sarah Tishkoff, David and Lyn Silfen University Professor in Genetics and Biology, University of Pennsylvania
  • Bernard Wood, University Professor of Human Origins and Professor of Evolutionary Anatomy, George Washington University

ADMINISTRATION

Management Services Officer

Community Engagement & Advancement Director

CyberInfrastructure Lead

CyberInfrastructure Specialist

  • Vishu Nandigam, Associate Director of Advanced CyberInfrastructure Development, San Diego Supercomputer Center

Program Coordinator