Lab Director

Xiaoyan Zheng, PhD

Xiaoyan Zheng, PhD

Associate Professor in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Associate Professor in the GW Cancer Center

Associate Professor in the GW Institute for Neuroscience

Office Phone: 202-994-4228

Email: Email

Department: Anatomy & Cell Biology


Dr. Zheng received her bachelorʼs degree from Beijing University in China, and her Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. After completing a Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship at Stanford University, Dr. Zheng received an NIH Pathway to Independence Award and spent another year as an Instructor at Stanford before starting at GWU.