2019 Fall Catalyst Faculty

Lars Frølund
Research Director, MIT Innovation Initiative
Visiting Fellow at the MIT Sloan School of Management

Karen Golmer
Innovation Manager, MIT Desphande Center for Technological Innovation

Martha Gray
Director, MIT linQ

Jacob Hooker
Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport MGH Research Scholar
Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Director of Radiochemistry, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging

Andy Levine
CEO and President, Conformal Medical

Fiona Murray
Associate Dean for Innovation at the MIT Sloan School of Management
Co-Director of MIT Innovation Initiative
William Porter (1967) Professor of Entrepreneurship at MIT
Faculty Director, Legatum Center

Emily Niederst
Director of Scientific Initiatives, Alana Down Syndrome Center and for the Aging Brain Initiative in The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory

Tim Padera
Associate Professor in Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant in Biology, Edwin L. Steele Laboratory for Tumor Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital

Shriya Srinivasan
Doctoral Researcher, Biomechatronics Research, MIT

Ben Vakoc
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital Wellman Center for Photomedicine

Lars Frølund

Lars Frølund

  • Research Director, MIT Innovation Initiative
  • Visiting Fellow at the MIT Sloan School of Management
Karen Golmer

Karen Golmer

  • Innovation Manager MIT Desphande Center for Technological Innovation
Martha Gray

Martha Gray, PhD

  • J. W. Kieckhefer Professor of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Director, MIT linQ
Jacob Hooker

Jacob Hooker, PhD

  • Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport MGH Research Scholar
  • Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
  • Director of Radiochemistry, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
Andy Levine

Andy Levine

  • CEO and President, Conformal Medical
Fiona Murray

Fiona Murray

  • Associate Dean for Innovation at the MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Co-Director of MIT Innovation Initiative
  • William Porter (1967) Professor of Entrepreneurship at MIT
  • Faculty Director, Legatum Center at MIT
Peter Hansen

Emily Niederst

  • Director of Scientific Initiatives,  Alana Down Syndrome Center
  • Director of Scientific Initiatives, Aging Brain Initiative in The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory
Tim Padera

Timothy Padera, PhD

  • Associate Professor in Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School
  • Assistant in Biology, Edwin L. Steele Laboratory for Tumor Biology
Shriya Srinivasan

Shriya Srinivasan

  • Doctoral Researcher, Biomechatronics Research, MIT
Benjamin Vakoc

Benjamin Vakoc, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
  • Massachusetts General Hospital Wellman Center for Photomedicine