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Samira Kiani

Asst Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 9709
Asst Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 9709
Biography

In 2016, Samira Kiani was hired as an assistant professor in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering in the Ira A Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University. Prior to ASU, Dr. Kiani earned her medical doctorate degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences, and completed her postdoctoral training in the center for Synthetic Biology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she worked on developing synthetic gene circuits to reprogram the function and behavior of mammalian cells based on the Clustered Regularly Interspaced short Palindromic Repeats (CRISPR)/Cas9 technology.  

Education

M.D. Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran

Research Activity
  • Kiani,Samira. Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats (CRISPR)-based synthetic genetic circuits as next generation gene therapy of inner ear. DARPA BTO(9/15/2016 - 9/14/2019).
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
BDE 792Research
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
BME 394Special Topics
BME 492Honors Directed Study
BME 493Honors Thesis
BME 592Research
BME 599Thesis
BME 792Research
BDE 792Research
BDE 799Dissertation
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-BMEThe ASU Experience
BME 394Special Topics
BME 492Honors Directed Study
BME 493Honors Thesis
BME 494Special Topics
BIO 495Undergraduate Research
BME 592Research
BME 598Special Topics
BME 599Thesis
BME 792Research
BDE 792Research
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
BME 394Special Topics
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
BME 394Special Topics
BME 492Honors Directed Study
BME 493Honors Thesis
BME 592Research
BME 598Special Topics
BME 599Thesis
BME 792Research
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-BMEThe ASU Experience
BME 394Special Topics
BME 492Honors Directed Study
BME 493Honors Thesis
BME 494Special Topics
BIO 495Undergraduate Research
BME 598Special Topics
BDE 792Research
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BME 394Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BME 394Special Topics
BME 492Honors Directed Study
BME 493Honors Thesis
BME 598Special Topics
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-BMEThe ASU Experience
BME 492Honors Directed Study
BME 494Special Topics
BIO 495Undergraduate Research
BDE 792Research
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
BDE 792Research