Steve Albers, PhD

Steve Albers, PhD


Associate Director, LAUNCHPAD

Co-Founder, Ambassador Program


Steve joined CSUV in 2012, while completing his doctoral research at CSU.  Steve is also a Co-founder and the CTO of Living Ink Technologies, started with Scott Fulbright while both were in graduate school.

Steve received his B.S. in Bioagricultural Science and Pest Management from CSU, completed a Master’s in Education at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and received his Ph.D. from CSU in Cell and Molecular Biology.  Steve moved back to Colorado after receiving his M.Ed., where he taught high school science at the Cherry Creek public school in Denver for six years.  In 2009, Steve returned to CSU to pursue his Ph.D. in Metabolic Engineering.