X. PETER ZHANG



X. Peter Zhang

X. Peter Zhang, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry
Merkert Chemistry Center
Boston College
2609 Beacon Street
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3860

(617) 552-1483 (office)
(617) 552-0833 (fax)
(617) 552-3033 (lab)
peter.zhang@bc.edu
Curriculum Vitae


Education and Training

1999 - 2001
     Postdoc;   Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Stephen L. Buchwald)
1996 - 1999
     Postdoc;   Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Stephen J. Lippard)
1991 - 1996
     Ph.D.;    University of Pennsylvania (Bradford B. Wayland)
1985 - 1988
     M.S.;   Beijing Normal University, China (Bo-Li Liu)
1981 - 1985
     B.S.;   Anhui Normal University, China (Huai-Zhu Ma)

Positions and Employments

2015 - Now
     Full Professor, Department of Chemistry, Boston College
2010 - 2015
     Full Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of South Florida
2006 - 2010
     Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of South Florida
2001 - 2006
     Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Tennessee
1999 - 2001
     Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Chemistry, MIT
1996 - 1999 
     NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, MIT

Other Experience and Professional Memberships

2016 - Now
     Scientific Consultant, Zafgen, Inc.
2016 - Now
     Scientific Consultant, bioAffinity Technologies, Inc.
2016
     Ad Hoc Member, SBCA Study Section, National Institutes of Health
2015
     Ad Hoc Member, SBCA Study Section, National Institutes of Health
2011 - 2012
     Key Laboratory Senior Visiting Scholarship, Fudan University
2010 - Now
     Charter Member of National Academy of Inventors
2002 - 2003
     Member, Catalysis Center Planning Committee, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Honors and Awards

2009
     Thieme Chemistry Journal Award
2008
     University Research Merit Award, University of South Florida
2007
     Outstanding Research Achievement Award, University of South Florida
2006
     NSF CAREER Award
2005
     Chancellor’s Professional Development Award, University of Tennessee
2003
     ORAU Ralph Powe Junior Faculty Award
1996
     NIH Postdoctoral Fellow