Dr. Weterings earned his M.S. in biology at the University of Leiden, The Netherlands, in 1999 and received his Ph.D. in biochemistry from the Erasmus University Rotterdam in 2005. Subsequently, he was recruited to the US and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas from 2005 to 2008. Dr. Weterings joined the Nevada Cancer Institute in 2009 as an Associate Research Scientist and was promoted to a faculty position two years later. In February 2012, he joined the Radiation Oncology Department at the University of Arizona, where he currently runs an ambitious research and teaching program.