|Sushma Shivaswamy, Ph.D.|
Vice President of Research and Development
Dr. Shivaswamy joined XBiotech in May 2009 as a senior research scientist and quickly advanced to lead the R&D group as Director of Research. Dr. Shivaswamy’s academic studies involved elucidating mechanisms for regulation of gene expression. Prior to joining XBiotech, Dr. Shivaswamy was a postdoctoral researcher at the Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology at the University of Texas at Austin. She has a Ph.D. degree in Molecular Biology from the Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology, India.