Dr. Zi-Hua Justin Jiang

Zi-Hua Justin Jiang

Professor

Email: 
zjiang@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 (807) 766-7171
+1 (807) 346-7942
Office Location: 
CB-4021
Lab: CB-2040
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Academic Qualifications: 
  • PhD, Universität Konstanz, Germany; Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Richard R. Schmidt
  • Postdoctor, the University of Alberta; Supervisor: Prof. Dr. David R. Bundle
Date joined Lakehead: 
August, 2004
Previous Teaching/Work: 
  • 1997 - 2004, Senior Research Scientist / Group Leader, R&D, Biomira Inc., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • 1996 - 1997, Research Scientist, Alberta Research Council, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Research Interests: 

My general research interests and expertise are in the following areas: synthetic organic chemistry, carbohydrate and peptide chemistry, immunostimulatory agents and molecular vaccines, drug delivery system, total synthesis and structure modification of natural products.

My research focus is to develop and apply advances in synthetic organic chemistry and immunochemistry to the design and synthesis of chemically defined glycoconjugates with novel biological activities.