Our Leadership Team

Prakash Nagarkatti

Prakash Nagarkatti
Principal Investigator

University of South Carolina

Rajendra Bordia

Rajendra Bordia
Scientific Director and Co-PI
Institutional Director

Clemson University

Maria Gelabert

Maria Gelabert
Institutional Director

Winthrop University


Yiming Ji
Institutional Director

University of South Carolina Beaufort


John Kaup
Education and Outreach (K-12) Director

Furman University


Narayanan Kuthirummal
Institutional Director

College of Charleston


David McBride
Institutional Director

Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing and Technology (SiMT), Florence-Darlington Technical College


Judith Salley
Institutional Director

South Carolina State University


Verlie Tisdale
Institutional Director

Claflin University


Qi Wang
Co-PI

University of South Carolina


John Wheeler
Co-PI and Institutional Director

Furman University


Michael Yost
Co-PI and Institutional Director

Medical University of South Carolina


Hanno Zur Loye
Institutional Director

University of South Carolina