Dr. Chandler received his Ph.D. in Molecular Physiology and Biophysics from Vanderbilt University. He was awarded a postdoctoral fellowship from the American Cancer Society to pursue postdoctoral research in the Laboratory of Dr. Terry Magnuson and Department of Genetics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is also previous recipient of an Ann and Sol Schreiber Mentored Investigator Award from the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. Dr. Chandler is currently an Assistant Professor in Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology at Michigan State University. His research interests include SWI/SNF chromatin remodeling-PI3-Kinase pathway crosstalk mechanisms and the role of epigenetics in ovarian cancer.