""Director: Steven Austad, PhD

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Nathan Shock Center Director
  • Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Biology

Core Responsibilities

The Administrative Core coordinates the activities of the Center:

  • Promotes the quality, services and activities the Research Cores.
  • Evaluates and enhances the impact of the Research Cores for the research community.
  • Coordinates education, training, and outreach for the aging research community.
  • Stimulates interactions and collaborations between the Center and the aging research community.
  • Provides day-to-day administrative support and financial management for the Center.
  • Organizes and supports seminars and symposia focused on the basic biology of aging.
  • Offers research career development activities for graduate students and postdoctoral associates affiliated with the Center.
  • Works with the Internal and External Advisory Committees.
  • Manages the membership of the Center, in collaboration with the Internal Advisory Committee.