ashlee n. ford versypt

Associate Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York


Dr. Ford Versypt earned a B.S. from the University of Oklahoma and an M.S. and a Ph.D. from UIUC, all in Chemical Engineering. She did her postdoc at MIT. She started her academic career at Oklahoma State University before joining the University at Buffalo Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering as a tenured associate professor in January 2021. Dr. Ford Versypt leads the Systems Biomedicine and Pharmaceutics Laboratory. She has received a number of awards for her research, teaching, and service including the NSF CAREER Award and AIChE 35 Under 35. Her research program is funded by the NSF and the NIH. She has a passion for career development of students, trainees, and faculty and is involved in activities for STEM outreach and computational science education.