Dr. Jeff Hou is currently the Director for Scientific and Technical Affairs as well as the Site Head (Princeton), Pharma Services Group at Thermo Fisher Scientific based in Princeton, New Jersey. Jeff joined Patheon Biologics and now Thermo Fisher Scientific in 2016 and led the cell line development and upstream process development group at the Princeton (New Jersey) process development facility. Through the role, Jeff has worked across a diversity of molecules and processes in both early and late stage development. Before joining Thermo Fisher Scientific, Jeff was the Operations Manager at the National Biologics Facility, University of Queensland. Jeff has a PhD in Biotechnology from University of Queensland.