Innovate at Emory (I@E), a multifaceted innovation initiative, grows and interconnects Emory's existing strengths in innovation, entrepreneurship and global health.

I@E cultivates entrepreneurial thinking among Emory students, staff and faculty by introducing new programs, resources, experiential learning and formal coursework. The end goal is to transform ideas created by members of the Emory community into innovative products, services and interventions.

Committee Members

Dennis Liotta, PhD, DSc

Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry and Executive Director, Emory Institute for Drug Development

Dennis Liotta

Haian Fu, PhD

Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Associate Dean, School of Medicine

Haian Fu

Charles Goetz, MBA

Serial Entrepreneur and Distinguished Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Goizueta Business School

Charles Goetz

Robert K. Kazanjian, PhD, MBA

Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Organization and Management, Goizueta Business School

Robert K. Kazanjian

Tamara Dahl, MSPP

Associate Director, MBA Career Management Center, Goizueta Business School

Tamara Dahl

Nael McCarty, PhD

Director, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences (GDBBS), Laney Graduate School; Marcus Professor of Cystic Fibrosis, Emory School of Medicine; Director, Emory+Children's Cystic Fibrosis Center of Excellence; and Former Director of the NIH-funded BEST Program

Nael McCarty

Nicole Morris, JD

Professor in Practice, Emory Law and Director of the TI:GER Program

Nicole Morris

Onix Ramirez, MBA

Associate Director of Business Operations, Emory College and I@E Administrator

Onix Ramirez

Amelia Schaffner, MS

Director of Entrepreneurship, Goizueta Business School

Amelia Schaffner

Lynne Segall, MBA

Associate Dean, Goizueta IMPACT, Goizueta Business School

Lynne Segall

Steve Sencer, JD

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Senior Adviser to the President


Todd Sherer, PhD

Interim Vice President for Research Administration and Executive Director, Emory Office of Technology Transfer


Gayathri Srinivasan, PhD

Director of Public/Private Partnerships, Emory University

Gayathri Srinivasan

Kristin Wall, PhD

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health


Bill Wuest, PhD

GRA Distinguished Investigator and Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry

Bill Wuest