Mathieu Groussin, PhD

Founder – Science & Ethics Advisory Board

I am a researcher using evolutionary, ecological and genomic approaches to understand what role microbes have been playing on human life and evolution. I am interested in using my background to solve issues in areas that I am the most passionate about: science, education, biodiversity conservation, public policy and social & human rights.

IKMB, UKSH, Kiel University, Germany

Mathilde Poyet, PhD

Founder – Science & Ethics Advisory Board

I am a microbiologist, passionate about human health and evolution. My research focuses on developing advanced methodologies to deeply investigate bacterial species associated with humans. I am driven by a desire to understand how microbiomes impact human health and leverage its therapeutic potential.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States of America

Katya Moniz, PhD

Program Director GMbC at Openbiome

I am a microbial ecologist with a background in the humanities. I am deeply committed to advancing the GMbC’s parallel missions of conservation, equity, and advancing health through science – in a way that is transparent, accountable, and always respectful of the communities with whom we partner.

OpenBiome, United States of America