Michael Chan

Michael Chan UC Davis Biological and Agricultural Engineering Leadership Board Chair

Position Title
Senior Manager, Drug Substance Manufacturing Science and Technology Board Chair

Biological and Agricultural Engineering


Mike Chan graduated from the UC Davis Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering with a bachelor’s and master’s degree in biological systems engineering in 1998 and 2002, respectively. Now a senior manager at Genentech, a leading biotechnology in South San Francisco, Mike leads a team of more than 20 engineers and managers that directly support the manufacturing of biologics, which includes a wide variety of products derived from human, animal or microorganisms. Mike has been actively involved with the Department for several years, most recently as chair of the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering’s Leadership Board.