Lance Stewart, PhD MBA, Sr. Director of Strategy
Institute for Protein Design, UW Medicine
University of Washington, Box 351655
Molecular Engineering and Sciences Building, 4th Floor
3946 W Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98195-1655
LANCE STEWART, PH.D., MBA, is the Chief Strategy and Operations Officer at the IPD. For over five years, Dr. Stewart has been a key member of the IPD leadership team, responsible for revenue generation activities as well as providing support for numerous collaborative research projects. He also manages the IPD’s Translational Investigator Research Program, including protein/peptide production technology transfer activities. He brings more than 23 years of experience in protein and drug discovery research, life sciences partnering and entrepreneurial start-up activities. Dr. Stewart co-founded three Seattle-area biotechnology companies, serves on the board of directors for Tetra Discovery Partners (Grand Rapids, MI) and is an advisor to M3 Biotechnology (Seattle, WA). Dr. Stewart earned a PhD in virology and biochemistry at Cornell University, and later an executive MBA from the UW Foster School of Business.