Bill Knight joined the Fagan lab in May of 2022. Previously he was a research assistant and lab manager for Dr. Jinbin Xu’s lab in radiology from 2018-2022, as well as a research technician in Dr. Gerald Dorn’s lab in Pharmacogenomics from 2017-2018. Knight has a BS in biology and a BA in psychology both from the University of Missouri – Columbia, and he recently graduated with an MBA from the Olin School of Business at Washington University in 2021.
Knight manages projects for external collaborations and the DIAN Observational study; he is, also, the Biomarker Core archivist for the DIAN Trials Unit studies. Additionally, he assists with the various administrative, financial and operational needs of the Fagan lab.
In his free time, Knight enjoys traveling, relaxing with his fiancé, dog and cat, as well as practicing and competing in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.