Duke I&E’s staff serves to educate, support, and connect Duke’s innovation system, as well as forging connections with Duke’s partners and the Durham community.
While our faculty and staff members represent a wide range of backgrounds, experiences, and areas of interest, they’re all dedicated to a common goal—supporting the Duke community in changing the world through entrepreneurial action.
DirectorREAD BIO about jamie jones
Professor of the PracticeREAD BIO about jon fjeld, ph.d.
Senior Lecturing Fellow
919-257-0239READ BIO about kathie amato
Director of Undergraduate StudiesREAD BIO about lee d. baker
Program Manager, Experiential Programs & Social Innovation
919-681-9162READ BIO about katherine black
Executive in ResidenceREAD BIO about brad w. brinegar
Associate Professor of the Practice in the Social Science Research InstituteREAD BIO about aria chernik
Director of MBA Entrepreneurship Programs and Startup RecruitingREAD BIO about josh cohen
919-681-9166READ BIO about taylor conger
InstructorREAD BIO about aaron dinin
919.438.2150READ BIO about kimbra essex
Senior Director, External Relations
919-660-1671READ BIO about erin gasch
Senior Program Coordinator, EducationREAD BIO about abby grubbs
Director of I&E Educational Programs
919-681-1161READ BIO about kevin hoch
Program Manager, Education
919-681-7622READ BIO about anna jacobs
919-613-6316READ BIO about amy linnane