Joseph R. Woska, PhD
Director of Biology at Eternity Bioscience Inc., Cranbury, New Jersey
Dr. Joseph R. Woska Jr. is currently a director of biology at Eternity Bioscience Inc. He started his career as a bench scientist at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma (BIPI) working as a cellular and molecular biologist on small molecule discovery projects concentrating on autoimmune disease. After 10 years at BIPI Joe returned to graduate school and received his PhD in pharmacology from St. John's University in the laboratory of Dr. Marc Gillespie where he studied degranulation in mast cells. He then spent 5 years as a Project Leader at BIPI within the Immunology Group on small molecule discovery teams focusing on psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, and multiple sclerosis indication. Joe later moved to the Biotherapeutics Department spending 6 years leading teams supporting discovery of biologics for autoimmune disease, immuno-oncology, and virology. Joe was a Senior Associate Director for 4 years leading a team of 15 scientists providing pharmacology support for immunology, oncology, immuno-oncology, and cardiometabolic therapeutic areas, before he joined EBI in July 2021.