David E. Wolf, Ph.D. is a physicist specializing in optics and biomedical instrumentation. He is an alumnus of Stuyvesant High School in New York City, received his BS degree from Brooklyn College, and his MS and PhD from Cornell University. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Johns Hopkins University. He was a Senior Scientist at the Worcester Foundation for Biomedical Research, Professor of Physiology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and Vice President of Research and Development at BioHybrid and Sensor Technologies. From 1989-2012 he was a director of the Analytical and Quantitative Light Microscopy course at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. From 2009 to 2014 he was the Director of Optics and Photonics at Radiation Monitoring Devices and was subsequently Director of Diagnostic Applications at Pendar Technologies. David serves on the scientific advisor board of BackBay Biosciences and is currently Vice President, Technology Development at the Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry.
*Photo by Donna Griffiths, 2013