May-yun Wang, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Touchstone Diabetes Center faculty.

Dr. Wang holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Chung Yuan Christian University in Taiwan, and a master's degree in biochemistry from National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan. She then completed her doctorate in molecular biology at National Tsing Hua University. She came to UT Southwestern Medical Center to complete two postdoctoral fellowships in cell biology and diabetes research.

Dr. Wang joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 1997 as an Assistant Instructor. She was promoted to Instructor in 1999 and Assistant Professor in 2006. 


Unlisted - International Colle (1985)
Graduate School
Unlisted - International Colle (1988)

Research Interest

  • Diabetes
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Chemical Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • American Diabetes Association-Professional Section
  • American Diabetes Association-Professional Section