Xiaodong Wang, Ph.D., Founder & Chairman SAB

Xiaodong Wang, Ph.D.

Director, Founder & Chairman of Scientific Advisory Board

  • Founded BeiGene in 2010, and has served as Chairman of Scientific Advisory Board since 2011
  • Founding Director & Architect of 700-person team at the National Institute of Biological Sciences (NIBS) in Beijing (2003-present)
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, George L. MacGregor Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Sciences (1997-2010) and Professor in Biomedical Sciences (2001-2010) at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Member of National Academy of Sciences, USA
  • Foreign associate of Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Founder of Joyant Pharmaceuticals, venture capital-backed oncology biotech in US
  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • B.S. in Biology from Beijing Normal University