Dr. Daniel J. Siegwart
Daniel Siegwart is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in the Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Department of Biochemistry. His research program is focused on developing advanced polymeric and lipid-based systems with precise control over macromolecular architecture, order, and responsiveness for applications in drug delivery, imaging, and cancer.
2008 – 2012: Postdoctoral fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Chemical Engineering, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research (Advisors: Institute Professor Robert Langer and Associate Professor Daniel Anderson)
1999 – 2003: B.S. Biochemistry, Lehigh University
Awards and Fellowships: Friends of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Award in Cancer Research (2014), Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Scholar Award (2012), National Institutes of Health (NIH) Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) F32 Postdoctoral Fellowship (2010), National Science Foundation (NSF) East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI) Fellowship at The University of Tokyo (Advisor: Professor Kazunori Kataoka) (2006), The Joseph A. Solomon Memorial Fellowship in Chemistry (CMU) (2005), Chemistry Department Research Honors (Lehigh) (2003)
Yunfeng Yan, Ph.D.
2007 Ph.D. Department of Chemical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) (Advisor: Prof. Guangzhao Zhang)
2002 B.S. Department of Chemistry, Anhui Normal University
Jing Hao, Ph.D.
2012 Ph.D. Department of Chemistry, University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) (Advisor: Prof. Mihaela. C. Stefan)
2008 B.S. Pharmacy, West China School of Pharmacy, West China Medical Center, Sichuan University (SCU)
2009 – 2012 Research Assistant, Rockefeller University (Advisor: Prof. Thomas Tuschl)
2009 B.S. Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Haverford College
Kejin Zhou, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (Advisor: Prof. Zuowei Xie) and Chinese University of Hong Kong (Advisor: Prof. Chi Wu)
2013 B.S. Chemistry, University of Texas at Dallas (UTD)
University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Green Fellow
Texas A&M Undergraduate Student
Lian Xue, Ph.D.
2014, Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Minnesota Advisor: Prof. Theresa Reineke)
2007, B.S. Pharmacy, Peking University
Atsushi Nagai, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Institute For Molecular Science, National Institute of Natural Sciences, Japan