About Us

Meet the PI

Zhigao Wang, Ph.D., Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular Biology
Graduate program: Genetics, Development and Diseases; Cancer Biology.


1990-1994, B.S. Wuhan University, Department of Biochemistry

1998-2004, PhD, UT Southwestern with Dr. Eric Olson, Department of Molecular Biology

2004-2012, Postdoc, UT Southwestern with Dr. Xiaodong Wang, Department of Biochemistry


2008-2010, HHMI Postdoctoral Fellowship.

2012, CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research, Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

2012, Virginia Murchison Linthicum Scholar in Medical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center