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Tshaka Cunningham, PhD

Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor

Dr. Cunningham earned his PhD in Virology and Immunology at Rockefeller University in New York City and holds a bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology from Princeton University.

He was an Associate Research Scientist in the Cardiovascular Drug Discovery Division at Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. and has worked as an independent consultant for both established biotech companies and early-stage startups.

Dr. Cunningham has over 25 years of experience in basic and applied translational research in genomics, molecular, and cellular biology, biotechnology product development, and life sciences consulting.