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Male Scientist
PI: Our Team


Assiatnat Professor
Department of Physics
Associate Member
Massey Cancer Center
Office: 701 W Grace St Room 2105
e-mail: rich.i.joh at
Phone: 804-828-3366

Richard is a biophysicist with broad interests in fundamental questions in life sciences. Prior to joining VCU, he was at the MGH Center for Cancer Research where he studied 1) how the one dimensional genome organization facilitates transcriptional coregulation of multiple pathways and 2) molecular mechanisms of quiescence.

Research Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Cancer Research, Harvard Medical School (2013-2019)
Postdoctoral Associate, Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2011-2013)
Ph.D. Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology (2011)
B.S. Physics and Mathematics, Seoul National University (2006)

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