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Will P., Ph.D.
Will studied biology and microbiology at the University of Missouri in Columbia, and he received a B.A. and M.A. in these areas. He pursued his doctoral studies in retrovirology and molecular oncology at the University of California in Berkeley, where he received a Ph.D. in molecular biology. He has worked as an associate scientist at the E.O. Lawrence Laboratory in Livermore (CA), as a postdoctoral fellow, then as a staff associate at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in Cold Spring Harbor (NY), and a scientist in Research and Development with Novartis Pharma AG. He has lived and worked over 16 years for Novartis in Vienna (Austria), Basel (Switzerland), and Boston (MA). Currently he is a scientific communications consultant and editor for a company that he began in Cambridge (MA), and he is especially interested in scientific content in global communications. He has a broad molecular biological expertise in medicine and the biological sciences, and in many therapeutic areas of applied research in pharma and biotech. He is also fluent in technical German language and translation.