Robert McGibbon is involved in the development of improved force fields for biomolecular simulation. He holds an A.B. and a Ph.D. in chemistry from Princeton University and Stanford University, respectively. While at Stanford, Robert worked to develop Markov models for long-timescale molecular dynamics and developed a number of open-source software packages for the analysis of MD simulations. In his free time, he enjoys rock climbing and following U.S. Supreme Court jurisprudence.