Co-Chair: Dr. Huiming ZhangPrinciple Investigator in the Shanghai Center for Plant Stress Biology (PSC) at Chinese Academy of Sciences
Dr. Huiming Zhang is a Principle Investigator in the Shanghai Center for Plant Stress Biology (PSC), Chinese Academy of Sciences. He earned his bachelor degree in Chemistry from Nanjing University in 2002, and his doctorate in Chemistry and Biochemistry from Texas Tech University in 2007. He did his postdoctoral research in Texas Tech University, University of California, Riverside, and Purdue University. In 2014, he joined in PSC as a Principle Investigator. His research interests include plant epigenetics and plant interactions with beneficial rhizobacteria. He has published 50+ articles in esteemed journals such as Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, Molecular Cell, and Plant Cell. He serves as an Associate Editor for Frontiers in Plant Science, and an ad hoc reviewer for journals such as Cell, Nature Communications, and Biotechnology Advances.