As the director of partnerships, Jason leads the effort to identify and develop funding partnerships among Alliance members and advisees.
Jason Tung joined the Science Philanthropy Alliance in January 2017 as its first advising fellow, working with senior staff and consultants to provide support and information to members, advisees, and other stakeholders. He worked as a life sciences strategy consultant at Navigant before joining the Alliance. During his postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California – San Francisco, he conducted basic science research in tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, and stem cell biology. He completed Ph.D. graduate studies in bioengineering at the University of Washington – Seattle, and B.S. undergraduate studies in bioengineering at the University of California – Berkeley.