Chang-il Hwang

Chang-il portrait

Position Title
Assistant Professor

  • Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
241B Briggs Hall

Research Interests

The Hwang lab studies how genetic and epigenetic alterations contribute to pancreatic cancer progression, and exploits epigenetic vulnerabilities in cancer therapeutics. Dr. Hwang has established pancreatic organoid models of human and mouse pancreatic cancer and utilized these models for understanding epigenetic landscape of disease progression.

Graduate Program Affiliations

Education and Degree(s)
  • D.V.M., Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
  • M.S., Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Ph.D., Cornell University