Organization

FACULTY LEADERSHIP

Co-Directors

  • Ajit Varki, Professor of Medicine and Cellular & Molecular Medicine, UCSD, and Adjunct Professor, The Salk Institute
  • Fred H. Gage, President, The Salk Institute, and Adjunct Professor of Neurosciences, UCSD
  • Margaret Schoeninger, Professor and past Chair of the Department of Anthropology, UCSD

Associate Director

Internal Advisors

External Advisors

  • Alyssa Crittenden, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Derek Denton, Founding Director Howard Florey Institute, University of Melbourne
  • Evan Eichler, HHMI Principal Investigator; Professor of Genome Sciences, University of Washington
  • Daniel Geschwind, Gordon and Virginia MacDonald Distinguished Chair in Human Genetics; Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Kristen Hawkes, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, University of Utah
  • Joseph Henrich, Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology and Chair, Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
  • Sarah B. Hrdy, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology University of California, Davis
  • Jon Kaas, Centennial Professor of Psychology at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
  • William Kimbel, Director and Virginia M. Ullman Professor of Natural History and the Environment, Arizona State University Institute of Human Origins
  • Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Distinguished Professor, Institute of Advanced Study, Kyoto University
  • Svante Pääbo, Co-Director, Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
  • Terry Sejnowski, Professor and Laboratory Head, Computational Neurobiology Laboratory; Francis Crick Chair; Salk Institute
  • Anne Stone, Regents' Professor, Arizona State University School of Human Evolution and Social Change; Associate Director, ASU Center for Evolution & Medicine
  • Sarah Tishkoff, David and Lyn Silfen University Professor in Genetics and Biology, University of Pennsylvania
  • Bernard Wood, University Professor of Human Origins, Department of Anthropology at George Washington University

ADMINISTRATION

Management Services Officer

Community Relations Director

CyberInfrastructure Lead

CyberInfrastructure Specialist

  • Vishu Nandigam, Associate Director of Advanced CyberInfrastructure Development, San Diego Supercomputer Center

Program Coordinator

Administrative Assistant