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The SLAS Fellow Member Program

 

The SLAS Fellow Member Program launched in 2016 to recognize the exceptional contributions of SLAS’ most valued contributors. SLAS Fellow Members represent the epitome of SLAS as a mission-driven organization that focuses on serving life sciences professionals via practitioner-driven knowledge, education and peer-to-peer connections.

SLAS Fellow Members

Ellen Berg, Ph.D.
DiscoverX Corporation

Marc Bickle, Ph.D.
Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics

John Thomas Bradshaw, Ph.D.
Artel

Anne Carpenter
Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT

Taosheng Chen, Ph.D.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Edward Kai-Hua Chow, Ph.D.
National University of Singapore

Sue Holland-Crimmin, Ph.D.
GlaxoSmithKline

Malcolm Crook  Ph.D.
Peak Analysis & Automation Ltd.

Hakim Djaballah, Ph.D.
Keren Therapeutics

Alain Donzel, Ph.D.
Scitec Research S.A.

Richard M. Eglen, Ph.D.
Corning Life Sciences

Richard Ellson
Labcyte Inc.

Haian Fu Ph.D.
Emory University

Jay Gill, Ph.D.
Bristol-Myers Squibb

J. Fraser Glickman, M.S.P.H., Ph.D.
The Rockefeller University

Marcie Glicksman, Ph.D.
ORIG3N

Peter Grandsard
Amgen

Steven Hamilton, Ph.D
SLAS

David Herold, Ph.D., M.D.
Veterans Administration Medical Center/University of California, San Diego

Dean Ho, Ph.D.
UCLA Division of Oral Biology and Medicine and
KYAN Therapeutics

Daniel Kamei, Ph.D.
University of California, Los Angeles

Gary Kramer, Ph.D.

Jörg Kutter, Ph.D.
University of Copenhagen

Jonathan A. Lee, Ph.D.
Eli Lilly and Company

Melanie Leveridge
GlaxoSmithKline

Ricardo Macarron, Ph.D.
GlaxoSmithKline

Lorenz Mayr, Ph.D.
AstraZeneca

Christian Parker, Ph.D.
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Inc.

David Pechter, Ph.D.
Pechter Technologies

Shalini Prasad, Ph.D.
University of Texas, Dallas

Stephen Rees
AstraZeneca

Mark Russo, Ph.D.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Craig Schulz, Ph.D.
Amgen

Daniel Sipes
The Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation

Prof. Timothy Spicer
The Scripps Research Institute

James D. Sterling, Ph.D.
Keck Graduate Institute

Paul Taylor
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Pak Kin Wong, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University

Andy Zaayenga
SmarterLab

SLAS Fellow Member Prerequisites

To earn an invitation to become an SLAS Fellow Member, candidates must meet several prerequisites:

  • Candidate must possess five (5) years professional experience after terminal degree/post-graduate training
  • Candidate must have at least three (3) consecutive years as a dues-paying SLAS member (or membership by contribution)
  • Candidates must have accrued at least five (5) points in technical content and volunteer service contribution to the Society, with at least one point from each of the categories:
    • Technical Content Contribution: Candidate must have contributed technical content to the greater SLAS community by way of a podium presentation(s) at an SLAS event, delivering a SLAS technical webinar and/or authoring a manuscript published in one of SLAS’s scientific journals
    • Volunteer Service Contribution: Candidate must have served SLAS in an official volunteer leader/contributor capacity on select organizational committees including the SLAS Board of Directors, an SLAS Regional Council, Nominating Committee, Scientific Planning Advisory Committee, Journal Editorial Boards, Conference Program Planning Committee – Conference Chairs, Track Chairs and Session Chairs included.

See the table below for point values associated with content and service contributions.

What SLAS Fellow Members Receive

In addition to well-deserved and prestigious recognition, SLAS Fellow Members receive a host of exclusive benefits:

  • Premier Plus Member benefits, including subscriptions and online access to both of SLAS’s Scientific Journals
  • Recognition at annual SLAS international conference and exhibition
  • Invitation to special event at annual SLAS international conference and exhibition
  • SLAS Fellow Member Certificate
  • SLAS Fellow Member lapel pin
  • Perpetual inclusion on the listing of SLAS Fellow Members on SLAS.org
  • Ability to use the SLAS Fellow Member logo in personal e-mail and on curriculum viate

Ongoing Requirements of SLAS Fellow Members

SLAS Fellow Membership requires annual dues payments of $199, which includes all the benefits of SLAS Premier Plus membership, highlighted by subscriptions to both of the Society’s scientific journals, SLAS Discovery and SLAS Technology.

Questions?

Please contact SLAS Membership Senior Manager Mary Geismann with any questions or to check your current eligibility toward becoming an SLAS Fellow Member.

SLAS Fellow Members – Content and Service Contribution Requirements

5 total points, with at least one from content contribution and one from volunteer service activities, are required to earn an invitation to become an SLAS Fellow Member. Questions on your current status? Contact Mary Geismann of SLAS Headquarters.

Content – Technical Presentations (1 point per) Content – Journal Manuscripts or Issue Guest Editor (2 points per) Service – Volunteer Leadership (2 points per role)
  • Delivered Podium Presentation at SLAS conference
  • Delivered SLAS Technical Webinar
  • Served as Short Course Instructor at SLAS conference
  • Served as corresponding author of accepted manuscript accepted for publication in SLAS scientific journal (JBS or JALA)
  • Served as Guest Editor of entire issue of SLAS scientific journal (JBS or JALA)

Served volunteer leadership position in significant SLAS committee/ oversight entity:

  • Board of Directors
  • Regional Council
  • Nominating Committee
  • Scientific Planning Advisory Committee
  • Journal Editorial Board
  • Conference Program Planning Committee
    • Chair/Co-Chair
    • Track Chair & Assistant Track Chair/Co-Chair