The Science Philanthropy Alliance announces that Jason Tung, Ph.D., was named director of partnerships effective January 1, 2019. For the last two years, Jason was a fellow at the Alliance, where he worked as part of the advising team to aid new philanthropists interested in supporting basic science research. In this role, Jason will be focused on one of the Alliance’s most rapidly growing advising areas: partnerships among funders. Jason will spearhead efforts to identify and develop funding partnerships among Alliance members and advisees.
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