1988, Bachelor's in Chemistry, Fudan Univ., Shanghai; 1994, PhD in Biochemistry, Univ. of Calgary. Postdoctoral training, Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto. 1995, established own laboratory as Assistant Prof., Dept of Biochemistry, Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Technology (HKUST). Promoted to Associate and Full Prof., HKUST. Currently, Kerry Holdings Prof. of Science and Senior Fellow, Institute for Advanced Study, HKUST. Has trained more than a dozen of PhD graduates and postdoctoral fellows. More than 120 research articles in scientific journals. Recipient of awards.