YANG Laboratory

Biophysics of Living Systems


  • Qiong Yang, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Biophysics

    E-MAIL: qiongy@umich.edu

    Phone: 734-764-4669

    Mailing address for Qiong's office:

    Department of Biophysics

    Chemistry Building Room 3301

    930 North University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1055

  • The Yang Lab is located on the central campus of the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.

    Lab Phone: 734-763-1892

    Mailing address for the laboratory:

    Yang Lab

    Department of Biophysics

    Chemistry Building Room 3215

    930 North University Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1055

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  • Affiliations

  • The Yang lab is affiliated with the following departments and centers:

  • Biophysics
  • Physics
  • Applied Physics
  • Center for the Study of Complex Systems (CSCS)
  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Center of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics (CCMB)
  • Cell and Developmental Biology (CDB)
  • Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB)
  • PIBS | Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

  • Join the Team!

  • The Yang Lab warmly invites enthusiastic applicants from diverse scientific backgrounds in biophysics, physics, systems biology, synthetic biology, developmental biology, engineering, and bioinformatics. As a collaborative and interdisciplinary team, we value effective communication across disciplines and integrate physical concepts, mathematical modeling, simulations, and quantitative experiments to comprehend complex biological phenomena. If you are intrigued and wish to explore further, please contact us for further queries.

    Opportunities at the Yang Lab:

    We are actively hiring at all levels. We have openings for postdocs, graduate students, and technicians. If our lab's research aligns with your interests, please feel free to email me at qiongy@umich.edu with your CV, a brief summary of previous research and future interests, and the contact information of three references to qiongy@umich.edu.

    Additional Information:

    For postdocs: Interested postdoctoral applicants should apply directly via email qiongy@umich.edu. You may also be interested in exploring our postdoctoral fellowship programs such as Michigan Postdoctoral Pioneer Program (MPPP), President's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, LSA Collegiate Fellows program, Michigan Society of Fellows program.

    For graduate students: If you are a current graduate student at the University of Michigan interested in a rotation or wishing to be part of our team, please email me at qiongy@umich.edu with your CV, and we will arrange a meeting to discuss our research and a lab tour for you to meet with the team and explore our lab environment.

    Prospective graduate students need to apply through a graduate program from our lab's Affiliations, including Biophysics, Physics, Applied Physics, BME, Bioinformatics, CDB, CMB, or Program in Biomedical Science (PIBS).

    For undergraduate students:The Yang Lab offers numerous opportunities for motivated undergraduate students eager to engage in research. We encourage active involvement, granting students significant roles in projects and publications. Early engagement is preferred.