I joined Rutgers in 2012. My long-term research interest is to understand the mechanisms and consequences of human genomic variation. My current projects involve elucidating human population history and genetic adaptation at both global and regional scale, with or without disease implication.

Research Interest

  • Mobile element biology
  • Population genetics
  • Medical genomics
  • Evolutionary genomics

[Curriculum Vitae]

Contact info

Office: LSB325

Email: xing AT biology dot rutgers dot edu

Phone Number: (848) 445-9663

A brief video describing the research focus in my lab: