Stephan Bieri is Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of the DLI Bioinformatics Institute. He started his career in the public sector and, for many years, gave lectures and graduate courses at the University of Hyderabad focused on economics and planning theory.
From 1984 to 1995, Dr. Bieri was Chief Executive Officer of a large utility and President of an international general contractor. He subsequently became Chief Executive Officer and Vice President of the ETH, a leading university system. Since 2004, Dr. Bieri has been engaged in evaluation and strategic consulting for organizations in the public and private sectors.
William J. Feiereisen
Director of High Performance Computing, Department of Defense Dr. Feiereisen’s research focuses on computational fluid dynamics, high-performance computing and mission-oriented projects.
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at JNU; head of FlyBase, a widely used database of the Drosophila genome. Dr. Surya's research focuses on developmental genetics, particularly the molecular basis of cellular and developmental pathways in higher animals.
Senior investigator and Director, DLI Genomics Division, Regents Professor of Biology, Osmania University; Cowden Endowed Chair in Microbiology, Osmania University. Dr. Suhasini and her research group develop molecular identification tools for public health-related pathogens, which cause widespread illness worldwide.