Xinkun Wang

Research Centers - Higuchi Biosciences Center
Associate Research Professor
Primary office:
School of Pharmacy Building
Room 139
University of Kansas
2010 Becker Dr
Lawrence, KS 66047

Dr. Xinkun Wang earned a B.S. in 1994, and an M.S. in 1997, in Biology from Sichuan University in Chengdu, China, and a Ph.D. in Plant Molecular Biology from Oklahoma State University in 2003. After joining KU, he has also been serving as the director of KU Genomics Facility and Genome Sequencing Core.

KU Today
2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to needy Kansans during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU