Peter Smibert

Peter Smibert, PhD

Director, Technology Innovation; BS, Biomedical Science, University of Adelaide; PhD, Genetics, Australian National University

Dr. Peter Smibert leads the Technology Innovation Lab at the New York Genome Center.  He performed his PhD research under Prof. Robert Saint at the Australian National University and studied mechanisms of post-transcriptional gene regulation during his post-doc with Dr. Eric Lai at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.  At NYGC, his team, comprising bio-engineers and molecular biologists, develop novel tools in genomics.  Most recently, the lab has focused on single cell genomics, with emphasis on tools obtaining multiple modalities of information from high-throughput single cell assays.Senior Manager, Technology Innovation