Program Leadership

JONATHAN (JOFF) SILBERG, PhD
NRT Director

Director, Systems, Synthetic, & Physical Biology Graduate Program
Professor of Biosciences, Bioengineering, and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
joff@rice.edu


LESA TRAN LU, PhD
NRT Program Administrator

Lecturer in Chemistry
Residential Associate, Sid Richardson College
lesa@rice.edu


JOSHUA EYLER, PhD
NRT Executive Committee

Director, Center for Teaching Excellence
Adjunct Associate Professor of Humanities
jeyler@rice.edu


RAFAEL VERDUZCO, PhD
NRT Executive Committee

Director, Rice ToF-SIMS Lab
Associate Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
rafaelv@rice.edu


LISA BISWAL, PhD
NRT Executive Committee

Director, Shared Equipment Authority
Associate Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Associate Professor of Materials Science & Nanoengineering
biswal@rice.edu


GEORGE N. BENNETT, PhD
NRT Executive Committee

Professor of Biosciences
Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
gbennett@rice.edu