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Shirley Shen

Research Associate
School of Life Sciences
Office: BHS 122B
Mail Code: 3018
Phone: 702-895-2870
Fax: 702-895-3420


Shirley Shen manages the SON and SAHS laboratory in the Bigelow Health Sciences building. In addition to managing the lab’s day-to-day operations, Shen ensures compliance with UNLV, state, and federal regulations; and prepares and conducts training sessions for students and faculty. She joined UNLV in 2001 as a research associate in the department of mechanical engineering and has worked in the University of Nevada School of Medicine’s surgery department, the department of chemistry, and the genomics core laboratory. She earned her Master of Science in medical studies from Nanjing Medical University in China, and has earned awards for her work in research including the UNLV Merit Award for Outstanding Research Performance.

Additional Information

SEB Program Group: Genomics Core Lab
SEB Lab Location: 3123/3124
SEB Lab Phone Number: 702-895-1057