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Ralph Quatrano

​Special Assistant to the Provost for Corporate Engagement
Spencer T. Olin Professor Emeritus of Biology

contact info:

mailing address:

  • CB 1137
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

As Special Assistant to the Provost for Corporate Engagement, Ralph and other senior officials at Washington University engage with companies to promote the St. Louis region and Washington University as a destination to establish a presence that will be mutually beneficial. 

Quatrano is internationally known for his plant science research, and widely recognized for his significant and continued contributions to the life sciences. He has served in several administrative positions at Washington University over the last 18 years, the most recent (2010-2015) as dean of the School of Engineering & Applied Science.

For more information, visit Ralph Quatrano's department profile.