James Hengst, Ph.D., Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

James Hengst, Ph.D. (Chief Executive Officer)

James Hengst, Ph.D. (Chief Executive Officer)

Jim is Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of ZeptoMetrix Corporation. Prior to ZeptoMetrix, he held various management positions at Allied Signal Corporation, Boehringer Mannheim Corporation and Cellular Products, Inc. He has served an adjunct professor for various academic institutions including the University at Buffalo School of Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Purdue University and Indiana University. He has also served as an advisor and board member for a number of corporate, academic and governmental organizations. He holds his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Eureka College, his Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of Illinois Medical Center and did his post-doctoral work at the University of Southern California School of Medicine. He has authored over 40 publications including manuscripts, abstracts and patents.