Siegwart Research Group

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Dr. Daniel J. Siegwart

Daniel Siegwart is currently 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)

2003 – 2008: Ph.D. Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), (Advisor: University Professor Krzysztof Matyjaszewski)

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)


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