Loyola University Maryland

Mid-Atlantic Biology Research and Career (MABRC) Conference

Ken Tucker

Ken TuckerDr. Kenneth Tucker is a Principal Life Scientist with over 25 years of research experience in infectious diseases and transitioning research discoveries through development to commercialization. His experience includes 9 years in the biotechnology industry where he initiated and managed the science maturing two start-up companies developing vaccines and diagnostics. For the last 17 years he has worked as a contractor supporting the United States Federal government, directing and managing discovery and development of medical countermeasures. This work has ranged from establishing and managing laboratories, developing and managing research programs, developing research strategies, pre-clinical development of therapeutics and vaccines, and advising on policies for research oversight.