Dr. Sen is Chairman of the Department of Molecular Biology at the Lerner Research Institute, at the Cleveland Clinic. He is also professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Department of Physiology and Biophysics at Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine in Cleveland and serves as a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the American Foundation for AIDS Research. Dr. Sen obtained his Ph.D. degree in Biochemistry from McMaster University, Hamilton Ontario, Canada, in 1974. Dr. Sen was awarded a Medical Research Council Postdoctoral Fellowship for the period of 1974-77, which was spent at the lab of Dr. Peter Lenyel at the Yale University. He is the author of over 140 publications, reviews and book chapters, and has served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Interferon & Cytokine Research. Dr. Sen also serves on the Editorial Boards of Journal of Biological Chemistry, Virology and Journal of Virology.
Dr. Levy is a faculty member at the Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at New York University School of Medicine where he is a Professor of Pathology and holds the Dr. Louis A. Schneider Endowed Chair in Molecular Pathology. He is also a member of the Adjunct Faculty of the Rockefeller University. Dr. Levy serves as Associate Director of the Cell and Molecular Biology Graduate Training Program, Co-director of the Training Program on Virus-Host Interactions, Graduate Advisor of the Molecular Oncology and Immunology Training Program, and is a member of the Advisory Committee of the Research Computing Resource. Dr. Levy obtained his Ph.D. degree in Molecular Biology from the California Institute of Technology, Pasedena, CA, in 1995 and was awarded a NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship for the period of 1984-87, which was spent at the laboratory of Dr.James Darnell at the Rockefeller University.Dr. Levy is the author of over 100 research publications, review and book chapters.