Suresh Subramani

Senior Advisor
Global Director of TIGS, 2016 – 2021

Suresh Subramani received his Ph.D. from the University of California (UC), Berkeley, USA. He joined the faculty at UC San Diego in 1982, after completion of post-doctoral work in the laboratory of Nobel Laureate, Paul Berg, at Stanford University (1979-81). He is the recipient of many honors and awards and has been involved in many leadership roles in academia and in the biotechnology industry. His service to UC includes his role as the Executive Vice Chancellor (2010-16), Assoc. Vice Chancellor (2009-10), Interim Dean (2006-07) and Chair (1999-2000). He is currently a Distinguished Professor (Emeritus) at UC San Diego and holds a Collaborative Science Chair at inStem. He was the Founding Director of TIGS from 2016-21.