Board of Directors

Emily Marden

University of British Columbia, Canada, School of Law, Allard Hall 1822 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1, Canada

Emily Marden is a practicing regulatory attorney and is a research associate in the School of Law at the University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada. She was an active member of the DivSeek Intl Steering Committee over the past year, leading the Subcommittee on Governance. Emily has extensive experience addressing issues of innovation policy and regulatory strategy in the biotechnology and genomics arenas for public sector, government and the private sector stakeholders.

In recent years, she has been working with the Rieseberg laboratory at UBC to address the impact of regulatory, IP and sharing mechanisms on research and innovation. Emily completed her undergraduate degree in molecular biology has graduate degrees in the History and Philosophy of Science, and Law.