The createCONNECTIONS project brings together scientists, artists, designers, humanists, entrepreneurs and engineers to inspire, connect, reflect and refine creative and innovative experiences across the entire University of Utah campus.


  • Ruth Watkins, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Raymond Tymas-Jones, Associate Vice President for the Arts, and Dean, College of Fine Arts
  • Nalini Nadkarni, Department of Biology
  • Florian Solzbacher, College of Engineering
  • Jim Agutter, College of Architecture + Planning
  • John Langell, Center for Medical Innovation
  • Glenn Prestwich, Department of Medicinal Chemistry
  • Troy D’Ambrosio, Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute