Dr. Joe McDonough Joins Signature Science’s Managers Committee

McDonough serves as Vice President of Southwest Research Institute’s Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Division

AUSTIN, TEXAS — November 16, 2023 – Signature Science, LLC is pleased to announce the election of Dr. Joe McDonough to its Managers Committee. In 2022, Dr. McDonough was named Vice President of the Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Division at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), having previously served as the director of that division’s Pharmaceuticals and Bioengineering Department.

Dr. McDonough’s career includes more than 30 years’ experience in pharmaceutical research, leading vaccine development and chemical weapons medical countermeasures programs at SwRI, Signature Science’s parent company. Additionally, McDonough has served as an officer in the U.S. Army Reserve since 2011. Prior to joining SwRI, Dr. McDonough led chemistry, manufacturing, and controls development efforts for a diabetes compound at a small pharmaceutical company.

“We are elated to welcome Joe as our newest Committee Member,” said Signature Science President & CEO, Brian Schimmoller. “With his deep scientific background and strong leadership experience, Joe brings exciting perspective to the Managers Committee that will benefit Signature Science as we strive to address the challenges facing our diverse, growing client base.”

About Signature Science, LLC: 
A subsidiary of Southwest Research Institute, Signature Science, LLC is a scientific and technical consulting firm providing multi-disciplinary applied research, technology design and development, and scientific, technical, and operational services to government and industry.