Solving the mysteries of bioscience
We are an independent nonprofit bioscience research institute aimed at unlocking the mysteries of human biology through foundational science.
Foundational Science Fuels Breakthroughs
We are leaders in large-scale research that transforms our understanding of human health and disease and shapes how science is conducted worldwide.
Inspiring Next-Generation Scientists
To us, open science extends to inspiring the next generation of scientists by supporting access to science resources, research, and experiences.
Meet the individuals who make our work possible.
Allenites (what we call our employees) come from myriad of interesting backgrounds. You’ll find neuroscientists, cell biologists, mathematicians, physicists, engineers, immunologists, geneticists, informatics experts and a team of administrative professionals working side-by-side to achieve our goals.
We’ve also cultivated a community of thought leaders in our Board of Directors, Advisors and Collaborators. They provide invaluable oversight, guidance, input and perspective to shape how we approach our research and pursue our mission.
Meet the Allen Institute leadership below.