Katja Brose, Ph.D.

Science Program OfficerChan Zuckerberg Initiative

Dr. Brose is a science program officer at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, where she leads CZI’s efforts in neurodegenerative disease. She received her Ph.D. from University of California, San Francisco, where she studied developmental and molecular neuroscience. Prior to joining CZI, she was part of the editorial team at Cell Press, where she was editor-in-chief of the journal Neuron and a member of Cell Press management team. She is passionate about basic science and its potential impact for understanding and treating disease.