Dr.Jinqiang Hou

Jinqiang Hou

LU-TBRHRI Research Chair
Assistant Professor

Department: 
Email: 
jhou3@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 807 684 6636
Office Location: 
CB4019, Lakehead University
Room 3115, Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Academic Qualifications: 

Dr. Hou earned a Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry at the Sun Yat-sen University in 2012. He further received postdoctoral training at the University of South Australia, the London Health Sciences Centre and Western University. Before joining Lakehead University, he worked as a research scientist at Toronto Research Chemicals. 

Date joined Lakehead: 
Oct, 2018
Research Interests: 

Dr. Hou's research has focused on the development of radio-labelled chemical entities for the potential use in the imaging of various diseases using Positron Emission Tomography (PET), and the discovery of drug molecules targeting disease-relevant targets through computational molecular design, organic synthesis and molecular biology. The longer-term goal of his research is contributing to the integration of PET imaging into drug discovery.

For additional information please visit his group website.