Xin Zhang  Ph.D.


              Professor of Chemistry and Cell Biology

              School of Science

              School of Life Sciences

              Westlake Laboratory

              Westlake University



2021-present     Professor of Chemistry and Cell Biology

                          School of Science, School of Life Sciences, Westlake Laboratory, Westlake University

2020-2021         Associate Professor of Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

2015-2020         Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

                          Paul Berg Early Career Professor in the Eberly College of Science

                          Department of Chemistry, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The Huck Institute of 

                          Life Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University

Educational Background

2010, Ph.D. (Chemistry), California Institute of Technology, Prof. Shu-ou Shan

2004, M.S. (Chemical Physics), Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Prof. Ke-Li Han

2001, B.S. (Chemical Physics), University of Science and Technology of China

Postdoctoral Training

2010-2015  Department of Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, Prof. Jeffery W. Kelly

Honors and Awards

2021 Kavli Fellow, National Academy of Sciences, USA

2021 The Priestley Prize for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching in Chemistry

2020 CAPA Distinguished Junior Faculty Award

2020 NSF CAREER Award

2019 Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (MIRA), NIH-NIGMS

2019 PEW Biomedical Scholar

2018 The Scialog Fellow

2018 Sloan Research Fellowship in Chemistry

2015 The Lloyd and Dottie Huck Early Career Award

2014 Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Award at the Scientific Interface

2012 ACS National Award – Nobel Laureate Signature Award for Graduate Education in Chemistry

2011 Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

2011 Damon Runyon Cancer Research Postdoctoral Fellowship Award (declined)

2010 Springer Thesis Award

2010 Herbert Newby McCoy Award of Caltech

2009 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad

2006  The Ulric B. and Evelyn L. Bray Endowment Fellowship

Invited Seminars

2021: Princeton University, University of Toronto, Boston University, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, California Institute of Technology, Scripps Research, Case Western Reserve University, Johns Hopkins University, University of Pittsburgh, Shandong Normal University, ACS Spring Meeting, ASBMB Annual Meeting, PacifiChem

2020: University of Pittsburgh, Cornell University, SUSTECH, Boston College, University of Pennsylvania, Rice University, UT Southwestern Medical Center, WestLake University

2019: University of Utah, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, HKUST, ACS Fall Meeting, ACS Spring Meeting-Biological and Analytical Chemistry Divisions

2018: UC Riverside, Scripps Research at La Jolla, College of Wooster, Virginia Tech, Chengdu Institute of Biology, ACS Spring Meeting

15-17: College of Wooster, University of Maryland, University of Pittsburgh, National Institute of Health, ACS Spring Meeting, NIH, ASBMB Annual Meeting

Invited Conference Talks

2021 PacifiChem, Honolulu

2021 Bioorganic Chemistry Gordon Research Conference, New Hampshire

2020 ACS Spring Meeting (Physical Chemistry Division), Philadelphia

2019 ACS Fall Meeting (Analytical Chemistry Division), San Diego

2019 ACS Spring Meeting (Biological Chemistry Division), Orlando

2019 Midwest Conference of Stress and Chaperone, Evanston

2018 USTC Forum for Life Sciences, Boston

2018 ACS Spring Meeting (Biological Chemistry Division), New Orleans

2018 UC Riverside, Riverside

2018 Scripps Research, La Jolla

2017 ASBMB, Chicago

2015 Protein and Antibody Engineering Summit, Boston

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