Epigenetics, crop improvement and human health

Type: academic salon

Time: 13:30, April 18th, 2016

Place: Room 401, Science building

Unit: College of Life and Science

Reporter: LiuBao, Professor/ doctoral supervisor in Northeast Normal University

Main academic achievements:

 Winner of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, distinguished professor of the Ministry of education "Yangtze River Scholar Award Program", the State Council member of the discipline appraisal group, director of Key Laboratory of Ministry of education, which focus on molecular apparent genetic, professor committee director for College of Life and Science, and other academic positions, such as Natural Science committee director and so on. LiuBaohas won the honor and titles of ¡°National excellent teacher¡±, ¡°National Excellent Technical Worker¡± and ¡°Senior Expert of Jilin Province¡±. Additionally, he respectively graduated from Jilin Agriculture College with undergraduate and graduate degree in 1985 and 1989. In 1992, he has graduated from Nanjing Agriculture University with Doctor¡¯s degree. From 1995 to 1997, he worked on Post-Doctor¡¯s degree for Plant Science in Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel. From 2000 to 2001, he became a visiting scholar for ecology and evolution science in Iowa State University in America. And in 2001, he came back to China, and focused on area researches of plant genetics, genomics, epigenetic basis and agricultural application in a long term and won a number of academic achievements with a certain influence at home and abroad. He has also issued more than one hundred pieces of theses in the international mainstream magazines, such as PNAS, Plant Cell, Nature Biotechnology, Molecular Biology and Evolution, BMC Biology, Genetics, Plant Journal, Plant Physiology, Journal of Experimental Biology, Theoretical and Applied Genetics, Genome, BMC Plant Biology and so on. Many theses have been quoted for more than three thousand time, to be selected as the highly cited scholars in the field of agriculture and life sciences by Elsevier. He has also been invited as project review for National Science Foundation (NSF) of plant species in the United State, view genetics and the field of genomics for constant years and served as the second expert of life science in the national fund community and expert member of the micro evolution research.

Date: [2016-4-7 10:29:43]Publish Unit: Technology Management Department