Biographical Sketch: Fei Wang, Ph.D.

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Fei Wang, Ph.D., is chief of the Biophysics Branch in the Division of Biophysics, Biomedical Technology, and Computational Biosciences. She manages research projects and small business innovation research grants in biophysics of membranes and membrane proteins.

Wang has served the NIH extramural research community since 2003. Before joining NIGMS, she was a senior program director at the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), managing grants in the areas of stem cell biology, biomaterials, nanotechnology, bioengineering, and musculoskeletal developmental biology. In a previous NIAMS position she managed grants in the Muscle Biophysics and Cell Biology Program. She also served at the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, managing research portfolios in the Tissue Engineering and the Biosensors and Platform Technologies Programs. Wang conducted research on muscle proteins in the Division of Intramural Research at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. She earned a M.S. in biophysics and a B.S. in engineering physics from Tsinghua University and a Ph.D. in biophysics from Syracuse University.

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