Academic Experience

  • Present 2014

    Postdoctoral Associate

    Duke University, Center for Population Health and Aging

  • 2014 2013

    Postdoctoral Fellow

    CAS-MPG Partner Institute for Computational Biology, Paul Gerson Unna Research Group on Dermatogenomics

  • 2012 2011

    Visiting Scientist

    Leibniz-Institut für Umweltmedizinische Forschung (IUF)


  • Ph.D. 2013

    Ph.D. in Genetic and Environmental Epidemiology

    Institute for Nutritional Sciences (INS), SIBS, CAS

    Advisor: Prof. Lin He

  • B.S.2008

    B.S. in Biological Sciences with Honors

    China Agricultural University (CAU)

    Graduated 1 year early based on academic excellence

Awards and Honors

  • Jun 2014
    Best Poster Award in 2014 CAS-MPG PICB Scientific Exchange Meeting

    The PICB Scientific Exchange Meeting was held on June 5-6, 2014. The meeting aims to highlight the achievements of scientific research, strengthen academic exchanges and cooperation between the research groups. News Link

  • May 2014
    Nominated Postdoc by Post-Doctoral Retreat in the 73rd SID Annual Meeting
    With posters Ethnic differences and environmental factors in skin aging and Indoor air pollution from cooking with coal or firewood accelerates skin aging in northern Chinese women.
  • May 2013
    Merit Student in Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Jan 2013
    Pfizer Scholarship of Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences
  • Oct 2012
    Third prize for the academic report in the 4th Doctoral Student Symposium, Institute for Nutritional Sciences, SIBS, CAS
  • Jun 2011
    Wood-Whelan Research Fellowship of IUBMB
    The second Chinese student who won it. News Link