Biology and Health Sciences

Faculty & Staff

Dr. Fang He

Assistant Professor


Ph.D. Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University

M.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nanjing University

B.S., Biology, Jiangxi Institute of Education (Awarded by Jiangxi Normal University)

Teaching Specialties

BIOL 1306 General Biology

BIOL 5302 Genetics of Human Disease

Research Interests

Neurodegenerative diseases, Drosophila genetics, ataxia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, RNA-binding proteins in neurodegenerations

Professional Links


Google Scholar


2014: Best Post-doctoral Fellow/Junior Investigator Poster Award in 1st Annual Protein Folding Diseases Initiative Symposium

2014: National Ataxia Foundation Investigator Meeting Travel Award

2012: Isadore and Margaret Mezey Junior Investigator Travel Award

Professional Associations

Member of American Society of Cell Biology, 2007-Present

Member of Society for Neuroscience, 2015-present

Contact Information

Biological and Health Sciences
A.L. Kleberg Hall Room 106
MSC 158 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-4533
Personal Website:

Dr. Fang He