Biography

Division:
Division of Basic and Integrative Biological Sciences DBIB
IRG:
Bioengineering Sciences and Technologies BST
Study Section:

Dr. Ross D. Shonat serves as Chief of the Bioengineering Sciences and Technologies Integrated Review Group (BST IRG).

Previously, he served as Chief of the Interdisciplinary Molecular Sciences and Training (IMST) IRG, as a Scientific Review Officer in the BST IRG, as the Director of CSR’s Asynchronous Electronic Discussion Initiative, and as the CSR Peer-Review Resources IT Training Coordinator. He is also a 2008 graduate of the Science and Technology Fellowship Program (ComSci) in the U.S. Department of Commerce. Dr. Shonat received his Ph.D. in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania and completed postdoctoral training in microcirculatory physiology at the University of Arizona and neurophysiology and molecular biology using magnetic resonance imaging at Carnegie Mellon University. Prior to joining CSR in 2005, he was a biomedical engineering faculty member at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), with a research program directed at oxygen tension imaging in the diabetic eye.