Tingting Jiang

Dr. Tingting Jiang is an Assistant Professor at the Icahn Genomics Institute and the Department of Oncological Sciences at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (https://icahn.mssm.edu/profiles/tingting-jiang).

She received her Ph.D. from the University of Singapore in 2016, working on spatial-temporal regulations of cell signaling in cancers at the Mechanobiology Institute. She then joined Dr. Wen Xue’s lab for her postdoctoral research in the RNA Therapeutics Institute at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 2017. She engineered versatile CRISPR-based gene editing tools to treat different genetic diseases.

In addition to her work in gene editing, Tingting is also interested in stand-up comedy, history, and travelling.


2022.11-      Assistant Professor, Icahn Genomics Institute, Oncological Sciences

Education & Training

2017-2022       Postdoctoral Associate, University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School, United States

2011-2016       Ph.D. in Biology, National University of Singapore, Singapore

2007-2011       B.S. in Biochemistry, Nanjing University, China

Grants and honors

NIH K99/R00 pathway to independence, NHLBI 2021-present
Postdoctoral Fellow Research Award, Society of Chinese Bioscientists in America Annual Symposium 2020
Research Fellowship, National University of Singapore 2011-2015