Dong Lab

Lab for Juan Dong

Dr. Dong Receives 5 Year NIH Award

Juan Dong, Assistant Professor in the Department of Plant Biology at the Waksman Institute of Microbiology, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, is the principal investigator of an award supported by the National Institutes of Health.

Faculty Profile: Dr. Juan Dong

On September 1, 2011, Dr. Juan Dong began her joint appointment as a Principal Investigator at Waksman Institute and as an Assistant Professor for the Department of Plant Biology and Pathology at SEBS. Before joining Rutgers, Juan was a post-doctoral researcher in Dominique Bergmann’s laboratory in the Department of Biology at Stanford University. Juan received her Ph.D. in Plant Biology with Dr. Elizabeth Lord at the University of California at Riverside.

Dr. Juan Dong

Principal Investigator

Cell polarity, in both animals and plants, is of paramount importance for many developmental and physiological processes.