The University of Ballarat
Tel: 61-423487360, 61-3-53276335
Dr Jiapu Zhang is an Australian Research Scientist. He finished his PhD degree in the Universities of Melbourne and Ballarat (Australia), one Masters (in research) degree in the National University of Singapore, and one Masters (in research) degree and one Bachelor degree in China in 2004, 2000, 1996 and 1993 respectively. During 1996 to 1998 he lectured in Shandong University – a top university of China. Since 2005, he has worked in Australia’s CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation), Ballarat University and Melbourne University and other Victoria universities as a research and teaching staff. CSIRO has a world-wide reputation for excellence and achievement in basic and applied research; Dr Zhang was well trained by CSIRO in protein structure-based drug design, materials. Dr. Zhang has investigated the secret of prion diseases and other neurodegenerative diseases.
My Research Interest: Protein structure and function, structural dynamics and structure-based drug design, bioinformatics, molecular modeling, etc.