Dr. Bogler studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University graduating in 1988, and then moved to the laboratory of Dr. Mark Noble, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University College Branch in London, UK for his PhD, which he completed in 1991. Following a post-doc at the Salk Institute in Developmental Neurobiology, he rejoined the Ludwig Institute, working with Dr. Webster Cavenee, Director of the San Diego Branch. His first faculty appointment in 1997, was in the Departments of Anatomy and Neurosurgery at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond. In 2000 he moved to the Hermelin Brain Tumor Center, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2002. In 2005 Dr. Bogler joined the Department of Neurosurgery and the Brain Tumor Center at the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center as Director of Basic Research, and was promoted to Professor in 2009. His research is focused on EGFR signaling in glioma and novel platinum compounds. In July 2010 Dr. Bogler accepted the position of Vice President for Global Academic Programs in MD Anderson’s Center for Global Oncology, where he manages academic relationships external to MD Anderson’s main campus in Houston. In September 2011 he was appointed Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and oversees 16 departments that deliver support for the academic and education activities at MD Anderson.