S.StrainShinji Strain
Year in Program: MY3
Undergrad University: The University of Texas at Austin
Mentor: Mark Emmett, PhD
Graduate Program: Cell Biology

Shinji Strain

  • Development and implementation of novel analytical techniques, such as mass spectrometry and vacuum-ultra-violet spectroscopy, for the detection and quantitation of new biomarkers for oncological diseases. 
  • 2017 American Society of Mass Spectrometry Annual Meeting Travel Award
  • Cell Biology Teaching Award- 05/2017
  • UTMB Clinical and Translational Science Award NRSA TL1 Award, 12/01/2016-12/01/2018
  • 2016 American Society of Mass Spectrometry Annual Meeting Travel Award
  • The Luke Society Associate Board Member (07/2015-
  • Blocker Scholar Fellowship in Biomedical Research 2013-2014, 2014-2015
  • Thompson Endowed Scholarship in International Health, February 2014
    Outstanding Teaching Assistant, Spring 2012, Rice University
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Med-into-Grad Fellowship, Summer 2011, Rice University/MDACC
  • Honors Senior Thesis- UT Austin Physics Dept
  • National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates Fellowship, Rice Quantum Institute, Summer 2010
  • Freshman Research Initiative Fellowship, University of Texas at Austin Summer 2008

For more information on research activity, please see the ResearchGate profile here.