At A Glance
Name: Jonathan Jarvik
Position: Professor of biological sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pa., since 1978.
Chief Scientific Officer, Sequel Genetics, Pittsburgh, Pa., since its founding in 1999.
Background: Post-doc in cell biology, Yale University, 1975-8.
PhD in microbiology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1975.
BA in history, Columbia University, 1967.