Director of the Scientific Research Council, Jamaica.
DR. CLIFF RILEY
Dr. Riley holds a PhD in Biotechnology (Pharmaceutical), a M.A in Teaching-Science Education, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the University of the West Indies, Mona. He is currently the Executive Director of the Scientific Research Council, Jamaica.
Dr. Riley has served in several capacities including, Associate Professor and Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Research in the College of Health Sciences, University of Technology, Associate Director of Research and Grants at Northern Caribbean University. Additionally, he has served the scientific community both locally and internationally and is an active member of several professional organizations including the Biochemical Society, UK, the Society for Scientific Advancement, and the Caribbean Academy of Science.
Additionally, he served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Jamaica National Agency (JNAAC) for Accreditation from 2012 – 2015 and is currently the Vice-President of Cariscience, a Board Member of the Diabetes Association of Jamaica and a Director for the Carnegie Foundation for Cancer Research, Trustee to the Environmental Health Foundation, Commissioner of the National Commission on Science and Technology, Member of the Board of Graduate Studies UTech among others.