Chi-Yun Pai, Ph.D.
Senior, Director, R&D Program Management
Chi-Yun started his role as the senior director of R&D program management for Elixiron Immunotherapeutics in April 2019. He has 15+ years of experience in managing industrial and academic R&D teams. At Thermo Fisher Scientific (Fremont, CA) and at Lin-Zhiinternational (Santa Clara, CA), he led R&D projects for developing In VitroDiagnostic (IVD) products, and successfully brought to market FDA 510(k) approved IVD devices on sale in US. At University of Nevada, Reno as an assistant professor, he set up and managed his research team to perform NIH and NSF funded research projects. Chi-Yun obtained his Ph.D. in 1996 from the Microbiology and Immunology Department of the Yang-Ming University in Taiwan.