Dr. Jeff Stuart is the Biotechnology and Engineered Biology Tech Domain Lead for Lockheed Martin’s Corporate Global Research and Technology Innovation Team, within the Chief Technology Officer’s organization. He is a subject matter expert in nanobiotechnology and has led a diverse portfolio of programs covering a wide variety of topics, including synthetic biology, additive manufacturing, and flexible electronics. Jeff received his PhD in Biophysics from Syracuse University, holds 4 patents, and has authored/co-authored more than 30 publications, including multiple book chapters. From 2008 -2018, he worked at the Lockheed Martin (LM) Advanced Technology Laboratories, before moving to LM Corporate in 2018 to managed engagements with the Manufacturing USA Innovation Institutes. Jeff has been honored with the LM Outstanding Leadership Award, the LM ATL Award of Distinction, and the Lockheed Martin NOVA Award.
Prior to Lockheed Martin, Jeff held research faculty positions at Syracuse University and the University of Connecticut. He has been PI on multiple grants from AFRL, ARO, NSF, the Army Institute for Collaborative Biotechnology, industry, and The NanoBio Manufacturing Consortium, where he served as Chair of the Governing Council through 2018. He currently serves on the BioMADE Education and Workforce Development Committee. In addition, Jeff serves on Lockheed Martin’s technical liaison team to NextFlex and was named a NextFlex Fellow in 2019.