Don’t doubt. Dare. - Mae Jemison
Morag Grassie is the Associate Director of the Blavatnik Fund for Innovation. The Fund helps Faculty members translate early-stage life science discoveries into fundable high-impact biomedical products and facilitates the formation of commercial partnerships.
She brings a diverse range of experience to the role: academic research (research fellow in the field of intracellular signaling), pharma (preclinical research in target discovery, lead discovery and lead optimization ) and entrepreneurship (business owner and enabled/mentored over 100 small creative retail businesses under one umbrella at 2 bricks and mortar retail locations).
Morag graduated from Glasgow University, Scotland earning a Ph.D. in virology and B.Sc. in molecular biology.