Editor Name: Zhendong Jin
Designation: Associate Professor
University: The University of Iowa
He was born in China and received his undergraduate education in the Department of Chemistry at East China Normal University in Shanghai, China between 1985 and 1988. He moved to the US and obtained his Ph.D. in organic synthesis under the guidance of Dr. Philip L. Fuchs in the Department of Chemistry at Purdue University In 1995. Then he worked as an NIH postdoctoral fellow in Dr. KC Nicolaou’s group at the Scripps Research Institute. Since July 1997 he have been a faculty member in the Division of Medicinal & Natural Products Chemistry, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics, College of Pharmacy at the University of Iowa.