Ngawang Gonsar


Adjunct Lab Instructor 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 B.A Biology, University of Minnesota, M.S Integrated Biosciences

Courses Taught


BIO-115 (Human Migration)

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
BIO-102Organismal Biology Lab112016/SP, 2015/SP, and 2014/SP
BIO-201Cell Biology Lab102016/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, and 2013/FA
BIO-268Career Exploration42015/JN and 2014/JN
BIO-101Principles Lab32015/FA and 2013/FA
NDL-268Career Exploration22015/JN and 2014/JN