- Division of Basic and Integrative Biological Sciences – DBIB
Dr. Noni Byrnes is the Acting Director of CSR and the Director of the Division of Basic and Integrative Biological Sciences (DBIB), which comprises six Integrated Review Groups (IRGs): Biological Chemistry and Macromolecular Biophysics (BCMB), Bioengineering Sciences and Technologies (BST), Cell Biology (CB), Genes, Genomes and Genetics (GGG), Interdisciplinary Molecular Sciences and Training (IMST) and Oncology-1 – Basic Translational(OBT). Between 2006 and 2011, she served as the Chief of the CB IRG. She received her Ph.D. in analytical chemistry from Emory University, where her research focused on the development of bioanalytical separations and fluorescence spectroscopic methods. She was then employed by Procter & Gamble (P&G) Pharmaceuticals as a staff scientist in the Bioanalytical Drug Development Section. Dr. Byrnes joined CSR in late 2000 as a Scientific Review Officer in the BCMB IRG. From 2004 to 2006, she also served as the Coordinator of CSR’s Review Internship Program.