Stacey York

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Stacey York

Materials Science Program Director, Knight Campus Graduate Internship Program

Stacey York oversees the Master’s Industrial Internship Program within the Knight Campus Graduate Internship Program. Within this role she is responsible for program administration and growth, corporate relationships and professional development training for master’s students.  

Prior to joining the UO in 2014, Stacey was a principal scientist for an upstream innovation group at Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Worldwide. She developed sustainable surfactant and polymer technologies for brands such as Neutrogena, Aveeno, Clean & Clear and Johnson’s Baby. 

Stacey holds a PhD in Polymer Science from the University of Southern Mississippi, where her research focused on the development of polymers for gene delivery and cell growth applications.