Dr. Schellenberger assumed the role of Vice President, Protein Science in November 2015, and has since been promoted to Chief Manufacturing Officer. Ute brings extensive expertise in protein biochemistry, lead characterization and process development to Teneobio. Previously, she held various leadership positions within the R&D departments of Dupont Pioneer and prior to that at Scios – a Johnson & Johnson company. Her work in protein discovery, engineering and analytics has resulted in numerous publications and issued patents. Dr. Schellenberger received her Ph.D. degree in Biochemistry from the University of Leipzig in Germany. She completed her graduate studies in the Institute of Protein Research, Pushchino, Russia. In 1991 she relocated to California and joined UCSF as a postdoctoral fellow to study protein engineering and enzymology.