Staff Profiles

Thomas L. Daniel, Ph.D.

University of Washington

Tom is a Professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington with adjunct appointments in Bioengineering, Computer Science & Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. His research and teaching melds neuroscience, computing, and biomechanics to understand the control and dynamics of movement in biology. He was MacArthur Fellow, a Guggenheim Fellow and a Fellow of the American Association for Advancement of Science.  He is on the board of reviewing editors for Science Magazine, the Board of Directors for Allen Institute, the Biological Sciences Advisory Committee for the NSF, and is the US representative for the Council of Scientists for the Human Frontiers of Science Program.