Justin Wang was born in 1992 and grew up in the East Lansing area of Michigan. He received a bachelor's degree in chemistry from the University of Michigan Ann Arbor, where he worked in Prof. Nathaniel Szymczak's lab on borazine-metal complexes. In 2015, Justin moved to Berkeley and joined the Hartwig group to study organometallic chemistry. Outside of lab, Justin enjoys listening to music, daydreaming, and watching TV.