Iva Morse, PhD, MBA, MS
Iva serves as Corporate Vice President (CVP) and Chief Scientific Officer for Global Research Models and Services. Iva received her M.S. at Charles University in Prague, an MBA at Northeastern University in Boston, and a Doctorate in Business Administration at the University of Phoenix. Iva joined Charles River in 1999 as Product Manager for Special Animal Services, and held several positions of increasing responsibility in Charles River’s Operations eventually becoming a CVP overseeing Genetically Engineered Models and Services, Research Animal Diagnostics and Gnotobiotic Production in North America. Most recently, Iva assumed the position of a Chief Scientific Officer for the Global Research Models and Services at CRL leading strategic initiatives to expand and improve Charles River’s sci-tech product and service offerings through internal development and external partnering.