Principle Investigator

Celia_Shiau_smAs an assistant professor, Celia Shiau is establishing her laboratory at UNC-Chapel Hill since July 2016, having had started her group at Boston College in August 2015.  She received her PhD degree from Caltech in developmental neurobiology using the chick model system and in vitro systems in 2009, and conducted her postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University in glial biology and macrophages using zebrafish genetics.  Since December 2015, the lab has been fully set up with new instruments, equipment, tools, and a brand-new state-of-the-art zebrafish facility, where exciting research using integrative approaches is already underway. The lab currently consists of several bright and highly motivated graduate and undergraduate students as well as research staff, and is excited to have additional members of the like-minded to join!