What does a Scientific Director at a Foundation do?

Yung S. Lie, Ph.D.
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Non profit
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I have yet to come up with a perfectly clear and concise description of my job.  The reason for this is that what I do changes from day to day and from week to week.  The official description of my job as Scientific Director is: “overseeing the Foundation’s three grant programs ($10 million annual budget) and serving as the primary liaison between current and former award recipients, the Foundation, and its private and corporate sponsors.”  This encompasses much ...