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George Langford, PhD is Professor of Cell Biology and Neuroscience at Syracuse University. He is the immediate past Dean College of Arts & Sciences. A nationally known neuroscientist and cell biologist, Langford served as a Distinguished Professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst; was the Ernest Everett Just Professor at Dartmouth; was a member of the National Science Board and is active in service to NIH, NSF and several scientific foundations; and was recently appointed a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). As Dean, Langford was been instrumental in promoting development the University’s distinctive interdisciplinary clusters and fostering a spirit of collaboration with both campus and community partners. Dr. Langford serves as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Burroughs-Wellcome Fund and is a member of advisory boards for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the National Nanofabrication Infrastructure Network.