Senior Principal Scientist and R&D Leader
DuPont Nutrition and Biosciences
Joshua S. Katz is a Senior Principal Scientist and R&D Leader with DuPont Pharma Solutions, part of DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences. He received his S.B. in Chemistry with a minor in Biomedical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2006. At MIT, he worked under the guidance of Prof. Darrell Irvine. From MIT he moved to the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania, studying under of Professors Jason Burdick and Daniel Hammer, and earning his PhD in 2011. After completing his PhD, he joined the Formulation Science group at Dow Chemical, where he worked on projects focused on encapsulation and controlled delivery for a variety on industries including pharmaceuticals, coatings, agriculture, and industrial composites. As part of the DowDuPont merger and subsequent split, Josh joined the Pharma Solutions business where he now leads the Colloid and Formulated Products R&D group. His research today focuses on fundamentals and applications of biologics formulations. He holds 3 US patents, is an author of 7 patent applications, and has 28 peer-reviewed publications.
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
4:15 PM – 4:30 PM ET