Idella Yamben, PhD


Dr. Yamben has worked with over 30 UW System faculty, staff and student entrepreneurs to prepare competitive Ideadvance proposals and to provide support as they work through Lean Startup best practices and other commercialization milestones critical for Ideadvance Stage 1 and 2 goals. Prior to Ideadvance, Dr. Yamben was the Program Manager for the Center for Technology Commercialization. Dr. Yamben earned a PhD from UW-Madison in Cellular and Molecular Biology and a B.S. in Biology from the University of Chicago.