Jonathan Young
Position: Head of WARF Therapeutics
Department: Technology Commercialization
Phone: 608.960.9885
B.S. Chemistry (University of Minnesota-Duluth); Ph.D. Organometallic Chemistry (Michigan State); more than 20 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including leadership positions at large pharma and biotech companies.
Builds drug discovery capabilities, from assay development to small animal toxicity studies, utilizing both capabilities existing on campus as well as external resources; optimizes the molecular specificity and drug-like properties of lead candidates to lower the risk and improve the value proposition of select assets in WARF’s therapeutics portfolio for prospective licensing and commercialization partners.


Lori Allen