Jianmin Gao

Education

Ph.D. 07/2004 Chemistry, Stanford University

B.S. 07/1999 Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)

Professional Experience

07/2013-present Associate Professor of Chemistry, Boston College

07/2007-06/2013 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Boston College

08/2004-07/2007 Postdoctoral Researcher with Professor Jeffery W. Kelly, The Scripps Research Institute

09/1999-07/2004 Ph.D. Thesis with Professor Eric T. Kool, Stanford University

01/1998-06/1999 Undergraduate Researcher with Professor Qing-Xiang Guo, USTC

Honors

  • 2007, Smith Family Young Investigator, Smith Family Foundation
  • 2002-2004, Stanford graduate fellowship, General Wang Yaowu fellow, Stanford University
  • 1998, “Guo Mo-Ruo” scholarship-the best graduates of the year, USTC
  • 1997, Outstanding student award of first class, USTC
  • 1996, “Zhang Zhongzhi” scholarship-Award to outstanding chemistry majors, USTC
  • 1995, “GuoBao” scholarship-Outstanding freshman award, USTC

Teaching Activities

  • CHEM560, Principles of Chemical Biology, Fall 2007, 2008, 2009
  • CHEM765, Chemical Biology: Current Topics and Literature, Fall 2009
  • CHEM473, Physical Chemistry for Biochemistry Majors, Spring 2009, 2010, 2013
  • CHEM582, Advanced Topics in Biochemistry, Fall 2010, 2012
  • CHEM2242, Honors Organic Chemistry II, Spring 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • CHEM4465, Introduction to Biochemistry, Fall 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • CHEM4462, Biochemistry II, Spring 2018