Gordon in the News: last updated 02/15/2008

Gordon College Welcomes Yaliang Zhao, Ph.D, As a New Professor of Biology

September 17, 2007

Ashley Hopkins
Office of College Communications

WENHAM, MA-Yaliang Zhao of Andover, MA, recently joined the faculty at Gordon College as a professor of Biology.

Zhao holds a Ph.D. from the Northwestern University Institute for Neuroscience. She received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Peking University.

Zhao's roles outside of the classroom include Senior Scientist and Scientific Consultant at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. She also served as a graduate research assistant at the Northwestern University Institute for Neuroscience. Also an active church member, Zhao is the Deacon of Chinese Christian Church of New England in Brookline, MA.

For information on Zhao or the Department of Biology at Gordon College, contact Ashley Hopkins in the Office of College Communications at 978.867.4569.

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