Jun Axup

Director of Science, IndieBio

As Director of Science at SOSV, Jun supports program logistics and lab operations. She advises teams on technical issues and evaluate applicants. She also works to broaden the IndieBio ecosystem through community events and outreach.

Jun is an entrepreneurial scientist with a PhD in chemical biology from The Scripps Research Institute. She has worked at several startups in the fields of immuno-oncology, protein engineering, lab automation robotics, CRISPR, and precision medicine. Jun is passionate about using the intersection of biology, technology, and design to increasing human healthspan.