Aria Vaishnavi, Ph.D.
Aria Vaishnavi, Ph.D.
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Biology

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Grant Information

Grant ID: RR220062
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
University of Utah Huntsman Cancer
Date Awarded: 
May 18, 2022
Grant Amount: 

Aria Vaishnavi, Ph.D., is a cancer biologist that specializes in signal transduction, targeted therapeutics, and mouse models of human cancer. Dr. Vaishnavi obtained her B.S. degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the Honor's College at Washington State University in 2007. She completed her doctoral studies in cancer biology at the University of Colorado Denver Anschutz under the mentorship of Dr. Robert Doebele. Dr. Vaishnavi completed her postdoctoral training with Dr. Martin McMahon at the University of Utah.

Dr. Vaishnavi was recruited to The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in 2022 as an assistant professor in the Department of Cancer Biology with the support of a CPRIT Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members award. 

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