Steve Albers

Associate Director, Launchpad


Steve joined CSUV in 2013 and is responsible for LAAUNCHPAD,  the startup support program at CSUV and is also the Co-Director of the Ambassador Program. After teaching high school sciences in Denver for six years, he came back to CSU to pursue his PhD in Metabolic Engineering. Steve is also Co-founder and CSO of Living Ink Technologies, started with Scott Fulbright while both were in graduate school.

He received his BS in Bioagricultural Science and Pest Management from CSU, a Master’s in Education from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and PhD from CSU in Cell and Molecular Biology.