Joyce Tung

Joyce Tung is Vice President of Research at 23andMe, and manages the 23andMe research team, which is responsible for new research methods and tools development, genetics discovery for therapeutics target identification and validation, academic and industry research collaborations, and the ethical conduct of 23andMe’s consumer-based research program. Before joining 23andMe in 2007. Joyce was a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University, where she studied the genetics of mouse and human pigmentation. She graduated from Stanford with honors and distinction with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and a minor in Computer Science, and earned her Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of California, San Francisco where she was a National Science Foundation graduate research fellow.