George Tyson

George Tyson

Lecturer, Dept of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

office: 221 Gilman

Courses Taught

CBE 160 - Chemical Process Design


  • BS and MS, Chemical Engineering, UC Berkeley
  • MBA, Finance Emphasis, San Jose State University
  • Consultant, Pharmaceutical Development and Manufacturing 2010-present
  • Former Head of Operations and Engineering, Novartis; General Manager, Bay Area Operations, Johnson & Johnson; Vice President of Manufacturing/Pharmaceutical Sciences at three different biotech start-ups.

Other Activities

  • Director, Silicon Valley Clean Energy
  • Vice-Mayor, Town of Los Altos Hills
  • Board member, Los Altos Hills County Fire District
  • Board member and Treasurer, Community Health Awareness Council