Professor Jing Xu


Jing Xu received his BSc from Nanchang University (2000), and MSc from Tongji University (2004). He received his Ph.D. from Leipzig University with Professor Athanassios Giannis (2009). Afterward, he joined the lab of Professor Emmanuel A. Theodorakis at UC San Diego from 2009 to 2013 for postdoctoral research. After a short period of collaboration with Professor Carlos A. Guerrero at UC San Diego, he began his independent career at the SUSTech where he is currently a tenured Professor. In 2015, he was selected into the China national Talent Program for Young Professionals. His research interests include natural product total synthesis and small-molecule drug discovery.