Dr. Kenneth Rothschild

Chairman of the Board & Co-founder of AmberGen

Dr. Rothschild has been an innovator in biotechnology for the past 35 years, making important contributions to the fields of membrane protein biophysics, vibrational spectroscopy, nanotechnology and molecular diagnostics. He holds 56 issued U.S. patents and is the author of over 150 publications in major scientific journals. Distinctions include General Motors Scholar, Fellow of the Sloan Foundation, Fellow of National Research Council, Established Investigator of the American Heart Association, Fellow of the American Physical Society and Fellow of the Biophysical Society. Dr. Rothschild is a Professor of Physics at Boston University where he is Director of the Molecular Biophysics Laboratory and Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics at the Boston University School of Medicine. He also holds faculty appointments at the Center for Photonics, Polymer Center and Center for Bioinformatics at Boston University. Dr. Rothschild received his Ph.D. in Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and was a Research Associate in the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology.