Department of Molecular Medicine
 

[ default picture ] Zhijie (Jason)  LiuPh.D.

Assistant Professor Tenure Track


Profile and Contact Information | Research | Laboratory


Education and Training

Institution and Location
Degree
Year
Field of Study
Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
B.S.
1999
Biochemistry (with a minor degree in Computer Science)
Institute of Genetics & Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
M.S.
2002
Molecular Genetics
University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Ph.D.
2007
Genetics
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA
Postdoctoral Fellow
2015
Gene Regulation

Position and Employment

2007 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Genetics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
2008 Postdoctoral Fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA
2013 Assistant Project Scientist, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA
2016 Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX

Honors and Awards

2002 Liu Yongling Scholarship for Excellent Graduate Student, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
2004 The BHSI Retreat Student Poster Award, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
2015 1000 Talent Plan Award, the Chinese Recruitment Program of Global Youth Experts
2015 CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research (Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Member Award)
2016 UT Rising Stars Award
2016 Briscoe Women’s Health Scholar Award, School of Medicine, UTHSCSA
2016 The V Foundation’s V Scholar Award for Cancer Research

Email: liuz7@uthscsa.edu
Department: Molecular Medicine
Office Phone: 210-567-8734
Lab. Phone: 210-562-4176
Fax: 210-562-4161
Mail Code: 8257
Address: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Department of Molecular Medicine/Institute of Biotechnology South Texas Research Facility, MC 8257 7703 Floyd Curl Drive San Antonio, TX, 78229-3900