Theresa Foley

Assistant Director and Faculty, ESTEEM

tfoley4@nd.edu

574.631.8928

PROFILE:

Theresa Foley serves as the Assistant Director and Faculty for the ESTEEM program at the University of Notre Dame.

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE:

Theresa comes to the University from Cocoon Biotech, where she served as the Director of Operations from 2015-2018.  Prior to that, she held roles as a Business Consultant for ZS Associates out of Chicago, IL, served as an MBA Intern for 3M in their Strategic Business Development arm, worked as a Venture Capital Fellow for Emergent Technologies, and was a scientist at Johnson and Johnson where she supported the portfolio of commercial and development biotech products for raw material needs and partnered with procurement, R&D, manufacturing, and suppliers to solve critical manufacturing issues for commercial biotech products.

EDUCATION:

Theresa holds a Ph.D from Penn State University in Materials Science and Engineering, an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.