Eric J. Murphy, Ph.D. brings a wealth of experience to Krampade as he has over 25 years of experience in industry and in higher education. A former National Research Council senior fellow at the National Institutes of Health, he is a well-known lipid biochemist and an editor-in-chief of a leading scientific journal in the field. He received his B.A. in biology and history from Hastings College in Hastings, Nebraska. He received his Ph.D. in biochemistry, with an emphasis in lipid neurochemistry, from The Ohio State University. Dr. Murphy is currently a professor of biomedical sciences at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He also serves as CSO and V.P. Research and Product Development for Agragen, LLC and Agragen, OY, a plant biotechnology company focused on developing bioactive lipids in Camelina sativa and increasing the yield of this plant to produce a sustainable, ecofriendly feedstock for second generation biofuel production.