Peijun Zhang (Univ of Oxford)

Peijun Zhang (Univ of Oxford)

Butler Seminar Series

Event Date/Location

October 30, 2019 -
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Thomas Laboratory 003

Speaker

  • Peijun Zhang

    Professor
    University of Oxford

    Dr Peijun Zhang obtained her PhD in Biophysics and Physiology from University Virginia, M.S. in Physics and B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Nanjing University, China. She was a postdoc, and later a staff scientist, at the National Cancer Institute, NIH. In 2006, she joined the faculty of the University of Pittsburgh, and was promoted to associate professor with tenure in 2012. She was recently recruited to the University of Oxford as a full professor, and jointly as the founding director of eBIC (the UK National Electron Bio-imaging Centre) at the Diamond Light Source. Dr Zhang has received many awards, including the Wellcome Trust Investigator Award, Carnegie Science Emerging Female Scientist Award, and University of Pittsburgh Senior Vice Chancellor’s Award

Audience

Free and open to the university community and the public.

Host

Nieng Yan, Department of Molecular Biology