Jason Liu, Ph.D.
Jason Liu, Ph.D.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor

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Biography

Grant Information

Grant ID: RR160017
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California at San Diego
Date Awarded: 
November 19, 2015
Grant Amount: 
$2,000,000

Dr. Jason Liu received his B.S. degree in biochemistry with a minor in Computer Science from Lanzhou University, and his master’s degree in genetics from the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He completed his Ph.D. in genetics at the University of Georgia where he worked on gene regulation in embryogenesis. He then joined Dr. Michael G. Rosenfeld’s laboratory at the University of California at San Diego and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute for his postdoctoral training, studying gene regulation by enhancers controlled by nuclear receptors and their cofactors in breast and prostate cancers.

In February 2016, Dr. Jason Liu was recruited as an assistant professor at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio).

 

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