Han Xiao, Ph.D.
Han Xiao, Ph.D.
Rice University
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry

  • Norman Hackerman-Welch Young Investigator

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Biography

Grant Information

Grant ID: RR170014
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
Stanford University
Date Awarded: 
February 15, 2017
Grant Amount: 
$2,000,000

Han Xiao and his Rice lab are developing chemical biological tools to understand complex biology and develop novel therapeutic strategies. His research combines elements from multiple disciplines spanning synthetic chemistry, chemical biology, molecular biology, cancer biology and immunology.

Han obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Science and Technology of China where he graduated with a B.S. in chemistry and an honors degree in physical science. Han earned his Ph.D. in chemistry under the supervision of Prof. Peter G. Schultz at the Scripps Research Institute. He served as a Good Ventures Postdoctoral Fellow of the Life Science Research Foundation in Prof. Carolyn R. Bertozzi’s lab at Stanford University.