Senior Leadership

Matthew Goddeeris, PhD
Vice President of Research

Dr. Matthew Goddeeris currently serves as our Vice President of Research and has been with us since 2018. Dr.  Goddeeris is a drug discovery scientist with several years of experience leading programs into clinical development across the rare disease landscape. Dr. Goddeeris’ background in Cell and Developmental Biology were instrumental in identifying read-through molecules from our library of compounds with properties suitable for development in rare nonsense mediated diseases with high unmet medical need. Dr. Goddeeris earned his Ph.D. from Duke University and subsequently conducted his postdoctoral training at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at the University of Iowa.