Lynn Klotz, PhD., is a Senior Science Fellow at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation. He also is co-managing director of Bridging BioScience and BioBusiness LLC, a biotechnology education business. Dr. Klotz is a former Harvard University faculty member and biotechnology company executive.
While at Harvard University, he was a recipient of the prestigious Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar grant for teaching excellence. He was also nominated for a Pulitzer Prize along with co-author Edward Sylvester, by the publisher Charles Scribner’s Sons, for the 1983 book The Gene Age: Genetic Engineering and the Next Industrial Revolution. In 2009, the University of Chicago Press published a second Klotz and Sylvester book, Breeding Bio Insecurity: How U.S. Biodefense is Exporting Fear, Globalizing Risk, and Making Us All Less Secure. The UC Press featured it in the Atlantic magazine section “The Best Books of 2009” as one of its six best books. In 2016, his third book, Beyond the Science: The Business of Drug Development, was published online by BioPharma Dive, a subsidiary of Industry Dive, Inc.