Elie Maksoud, PhD

Elie Maksoud, PhD

Associate Director

elie@scicommlab.org

Elie is a Neuroscientist with experience in science communication, management, leadership, and outreach. He has a Ph.D. in molecular and structural biology and over nine years of experience researching Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases. Elie’s research has been published in several journals, notably Nature and Cell Reports. After joining iBiology, Elie has co-produced an online course providing scientists with the necessary frameworks to give effective talks and improve their communication. In his current role at the SCL, Elie develops and executes marketing, outreach, and dissemination strategies. He also works to establish new partnerships and growth opportunities across the organization. Elie is currently enrolled in an executive MBA program at Daniel’s College of Business at the University of Denver.