Chang LiuAssistant Professor at University of California at Irvine
Chang Liu is an Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, and Molecular Biology & Biochemistry at UC Irvine. Professor Liu’s research is in the fields of synthetic biology, chemical biology, and directed evolution. He is particularly interested in engineering specialized genetic systems for rapid mutation and evolution to address problems ranging from protein engineering to developmental biology. For his group’s work, Professor Liu has been recognized with a number of awards including the Sloan Research Fellowship, the NIH New Innovator Award, the Beckman Young Investigator Award, the Dupont Young Professor Award, and the ACS Synthetic Biology Young Innovator Award.