Chair of Physiology
5374 Scott Hall
Phone: 313-577-1520 | Fax: 313-577-5494 |
Assistant's Name: Oneita Hunt
Administrator's Name: Joanne Kaiser

Dr. Jin has been appointed Chair of the Department of Physiology for the Wayne State University School of Medicine in June 2009. Dr. Jin comes to the School of Medicine from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, where he served as Chief of Molecular Cardiology and Professor of Medicine. Dr. Jin completed his undergraduate studies and received his medical degree from the Fourth Military Medical University in Xi’an, China. He received his doctorate degree in Molecular Biology from the University of Iowa. Dr. Jin’s research interest is in the area of protein structure-function relationships. His laboratory’s focus on two actin filament-associated regulatory proteins, troponin and calponin, as model systems.

150 years in the heart of Detroit