Frank A. Gomez, Ph.D.
Dr. Frank A. Gomez is the inaugural executive director of STEM-NET, the multi-campus affinity group at the CSU Office of the Chancellor. Prior to his appointment, he was Professor of Chemistry at Cal State LA since 1994. He has received over $20 million in research funding and published over 130 technical articles and two books on his research in microfluidics, point-of-care diagnostics, and fuel cells. He has mentored over 130 undergraduate, master's, and high school students and 12 postdoctoral fellows and visiting scientists in his laboratories. He received his bachelor’s in chemistry from Cal State LA and a Ph.D. in chemistry from UCLA. Dr. Gomez was a Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University.