Linghuo Jiang received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada in 1999. He worked as a Molecular Biologist at CanBiocin Inc., Canada for eight months before he accepted the NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship to do his postdoctoral training at the Health Sector of Biotechnology Research Institute of the National Research Council of Canada, Montreal, QC, Canada. After he served as a Research Associate for nearly two years at the Department of Pharmacology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va, USA, he was recruited as a Professor and the Chair of the Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, School of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Tianjin University, China in 2003. As a Visiting Professor, he carried out a collaboration project in 2004 at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass, USA and in 2008, at the Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Gießen, Germany. He also served as an Adjunct Professor for the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences from 2005 to 2008 and for the Tianjin Research Center of Medical Sciences from 2008 to 2010. He is a Committee Member of the Academic Committee on Mycology for the Chinese Society of Microbiology as well as a Committee Member of the Tianjin Society for Cell Biology and Genetics. He has been awarded three patents and has published over 26 papers in English peer-reviewed international journals in the area of fungal genetics and molecular biology. He has served as a Grant Reviewer for the National Science Foundation of China and the Ministry of Science and Technology of China.
Biography Updated on 5 April 2012