Chun-Li Zhang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor with tenure
Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Genetics, Development, and Disease Neuroscience
1997-2002: UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Ph.D. Genetics and Development
2003-2008: The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Honors and Awards
2016: The Mobility Foundation Research Award
2015: The Decherd Foundation Research Award
2011: New Scholar in Aging, the Ellison Medical Foundation
2010: NuGEN Innovation Grant Challenge Award
2010: Research Award, the Whitehall Foundation
2009: Research Award, the Welch Foundation
2009: NIH Directorís New Innovator Award
2009: Scientist Development Award, the American Heart Association
2008: W. W. Caruth, Jr. Endowed Scholar in Biomedical Research.
2005-08: HHMI Fellow of the Life Sciences Research Foundation.
2002: Winner of Scientific Poster Session. Pathways to Heart Failure, Dallas, TX.
2002: Deanís Discretionary Award, UT Southwestern Medical Center.
Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society
Society for Neuroscience
Molecular and Cellular Cognition Society
Adult neural stem cells and neurogenesis
Cell reprogramming and cellular plasticity
Traumatic brain and spinal injury