Ngawang Gonsar


Senior Continuing Faculty in Biology


Gonsar, N., Schumann, A. C., Buchard, J. N., & Liang, J. O. (2012). An Inexpensive, Efficient Method for Regular Egg Collection from Zebrafish in a Recirculating System. Zebrafish9(1), 50-55.

Gonsar, N., Coughlin, A., Clay‐Wright, J. A., Borg, B. R., Kindt, L. M., & Liang, J. O. (2016). Temporal and spatial requirements for Nodal‐induced anterior mesendoderm and mesoderm in anterior neurulation. genesis.


2012 Ngawang Gonsar, Jessica Clay, Jennifer O. Liang. “Temporal and Spatial Requirement of Head Mesendoderm in ZebrafishNeural tube Closure” 10th International Zebrafish Development and Genetics Conference, June 20-24 2012, Madison, WI (Poster)

2011 Adelle Schumann, Ngawang Gonsar, Jerica Buchard, Jennifer O. Liang. “Nodal signaling   during blastula stages is required for closure of the anterior neural tube” Midwest Regional Zebrafish Conference August 3-6, 2011, Rochester MN (Poster).

2014 Lexy Kindt, Ngawang Gonsar, Jessica Clay, Jennifer Liang “Identifying Signals Required for Neural Tube Closure” 11th International Zebrafish Development and Genetics Conference, June 24-28 2012, Madison, WI (Poster)    

2015 Alicia Coughlin, Ngawang Gonsar, Jessica Clay-Wright, Bethanie Borg, Lexy Kindt Jennifer Liang. “Temporal and spatial requirements for Nodal-induced head mesendoderm in anterior neurulation” Society for Developmental Biology 74th Annual Meeting, July 9-13th 2015, Snowbird, UT (Poster)


Woodstock School India, College of St. Scholastica, University of Minnesota

Courses Taught

BIO-102 (Organismal Biology Lab)

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
BIO-102 Organismal Biology Lab 24 2020/SP, 2019/SP, 2018/SP, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, and 2014/SP
BIO-101 Principles Lab 16 2020/FA, 2019/FA, 2018/FA, 2017/FA, 2015/FA, and 2013/FA
BIO-201 Cell Biology Lab 16 2019/FA, 2018/FA, 2017/FA, 2016/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, and 2013/FA
NDL-268 Career Exploration 4 2018/JN, 2015/JN, and 2014/JN
BIO-268 Career Exploration 4 2015/JN and 2014/JN
BIO-218 Microbio Lab 3 2019/SP, 2018/SP, and 2017/SP
BIO-244 ST:Tutoring Online 1 2020/SP
BIO-115 Human Migration 1 2017/JN