Ryan C. Schoenfeld, PhD

Ryan Schoenfeld joined The Mark Foundation as Senior Scientific Program Director in January 2018. Previously, he was Senior Director of Data Sciences at Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, where he led a team of computational scientists delivering high impact solutions for a wide range of problems in research and development, including oncology. Prior to his time at J&J, Ryan was a Scientific Director of Chemistry and Translational Biology at the CHDI Foundation, where he led collaborations in the pursuit of therapeutics for Huntington’s disease. Earlier in his career, Ryan worked for Roche Pharmaceuticals as a medicinal chemist. Ryan is a key contributor to the discovery and development of multiple novel therapeutics that have advanced to human clinical trials. He is a named inventor on over 20 patents and a co-author of numerous peer-reviewed scientific publications. Ryan holds a PhD in Chemistry and Chemical Biology from Cornell University and a BS in Chemistry from California Polytechnic State University.