Mike Tarselli, Ph.D., serves as Chief Scientific Officer for TetraScience, where he ensures the impact of the Tetra R&D Data Cloud through content leadership, training, partner network strategy, and building a team scientific culture.
Before joining TetraScience, Mike was the Scientific Director for SLAS, a global professional society dedicated to lab automation, and previous to that, Associate Director at Novartis where he built an external collaboration networking platform. Mike’s pharmaceutical experience includes bench and operational roles at Millennium, ARIAD, and Biomedisyn. He received his Ph.D. from UNC Chapel Hill and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Scripps Research.
Mike currently serves on several boards including the Pistoia Alliance Board of Directors, UMass Amherst College of Natural Sciences Advisory Board, and Editorial Board of the NIH/NCATS Assay Guidance Manual. He is a member and active volunteer with the American Chemical Society (ACS), National Science Foundation (NSF), American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and MA State Science & Engineering Festival, and avid speaker for student groups and professional organizations.