SHyNE Staff

Vinayak P. Dravid

Prof. Vinayak P. Dravid
Director

President Abraham Harris Chaired Professor of Materials Science Engineering in the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Director, NUANCE Center

Contact

Northwestern University
2220 Campus Drive
1131 Cook Hall
Evanston, IL 60208-3108

(847) 467-1363

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Andrew Cleland

Prof. Andrew Cleland
Co-Director

John A. MacLean Sr. Professor for Molecular Engineering Innovation and Enterprise
Director, Pritzker Nanofabrication Facility

Contact

University of Chicago
Eckhardt Research Center
Room 235
5640 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

(773) 834-9182

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Ben Myers

Ben Myers
Director of Operations

Ben works to connect external users with fabrication and characterization resources within SHyNE facilities. He insures alignment of project technical requirements with SHyNE capabilities and facilitates project execution. Ben also coordinates SHyNE activities both internally and within the larger NNCI network.

Contact

Dearborn Observatory
2131 Tech Drive, Room 6
Evanston, IL  60208

(847) 467-1081

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Chad Goeser

Chad Goeser
Business Manager

Chad is responsible for the financial management of the SHyNE Resource, ensuring the effective, compliant and efficient daily management of all operational, financial and business functions in support of SHyNE’s mission. Coordinating with Northwestern’s central offices, Chad works to connect SHyNE’s research capabilities with commercial and non-profit institutions.

Contact

Northwestern University
2220 Campus Drive
1083 Cook Hall
Evanston, IL 60208-3108

(847) 467-2318

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Outreach Coordinator

Outreach Coordinator's responsibilities include creating and maintaining the SHyNE website and social media, news and announcements, and developing marketing materials. S/he also coordinates outreach events: seminars, workshops, instrument demonstrations, facility tours, and open houses.

Contact

Northwestern University
Dearborn Observatory
2131 Tech Drive, Room B-8
Evanston, IL  60208

(847) 467-3144

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Joyce Park

Joyce Park
Financial Administrator

Joyce’s responsibilities include but are not limited to: financial reconciliation, contracts management, procurement, and onboarding/monitoring of external accounts. She prepares monthly account and statistical data and works with the business manager on various reporting, auditing, and budgeting practices.

Contact

Northwestern University
2220 Campus Drive
1083 Cook Hall
Evanston, IL 60208-3108

(847) 467-1128

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Ashley Gilmore

Ashley Gilmore
Outreach Assistant

Ashley's responsibilities include maintaining the SHyNE website and social media, news and announcements, as well as assisting with outreach event, tours, and open houses.

Contact

Northwestern University
Dearborn Observatory
2131 Tech Drive, Room B-8
Evanston, IL  60208

(847) 467-3144

Email

Amy Morgan

Amy Morgan
Program Administrator

Amy's responsibilities include providing primary administrative support to the Director of SHyNE, managing communication between the Director and various constituents to build and maintain local, national, and international relationships.

Contact

Northwestern University
2220 Campus Drive
1083 Cook Hall
Evanston, IL 60208-3108

(847) 491-7795

Email

SHyNE Internal Steering Committee

Jim Bray

Jim Bray
Director of Corporate Engagement

Sossina Haile

Prof. Sossina Haile
Materials Science / Applied Physics

Matt Tirrell

Prof. Matt Tirrell
Dean and Founding Pritzker Director of the Institute for Molecular Engineering

Peter Voorhees

Prof. Peter Voorhees
Materials Science, CHiMaD, NAISE

Emily Weiss

Prof. Emily Weiss
Chemistry, MRSEC Industrial Liaison, CBES, ANSER

SHyNE External Advisory Committee

Dr. Francesca Casadio
A. W. Mellon Senior Conservation Scientist, Art Institute of Chicago

Dr. David Giljohann
Chief Executive Officer, Exicure, Inc.

Dr. Shashi Jasty
Director - Global Technology Development & Licensing, MilliporeSigma

Prof. Supratik Guha
Director, Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Lab Professor, University of Chicago

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