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Joseph P. Glas, Ph.D.
Dr. Glas joined Myriant in January 2004, coming from BC International, where he served with Mr. Gatto as Senior Vice President of R&D.  He has an extensive track record in taking new products from the laboratory, through pilot, and into commercial production.

Prior to his time with BCI, Dr. Glas held the position of Vice President and General Manager of DuPont Biotechnology.  During his 34 years with DuPont, Dr. Glas played a key role in the formation of DuPont Life Sciences, where he launched DuPont’s propanediol business.  Dr. Glas was also the Vice President and General Manager of Dupont’s fluorocarbon business, where he spearheaded the development of alternatives to products recognized to cause deterioration of the ozone layer.

Dr. Glas received a B.A. degree in Chemistry from Rockhurst College.  He followed that with an M.S. and Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Illinois.