Felix Kim, PhD

Dr. Felix Kim is the Co-founder, Chief Scientific Officer, and Chair of Scientific Advisory Board of Context Therapeutics. In addition, Felix is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University College of Medicine and is Secretary/Treasurer of the Translational and Clinical Pharmacology division of the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET). Prior to receiving his faculty position at Drexel, Felix completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship with Dr. Gavril Pasternak at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Felix is a leading authority on Sigma1 biology, having authored some of the seminal works in the field. He holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Universitè Montepellier (France) and a B.S. in Biology from University of California San Diego.