Jianping Xie, PhD

Professor, Deputy Director

Institute of Modern Biopharmaceuticals, School of Life Sciences

Southwest University, Chongqing, 400715

Email: georgex@swu.edu.cn, jianpingxie@vip.sina.com

Biography

Current appointment: Professor in Microbiology, cell biology, immunology (since June, 2003)

Education and professional qualifications:

1989-1993 BS, Southwest Normal University, Biology

1993-1996 Tutor, School of Life Sciences, Southwest Normal University

1996-1999 Master, Fudan University, Microbiology (molecular genetics)

1999-2002 PhD, Fudan University, Microbiology (molecular immunology)

1993-present Southwest University faculty (before merged and renamed in 2005, Southwest Normal University)

2001-2003.5 Associate professor, Southwest University

2003.6– present     Professor, Southwest University

2009.1- 2010.1 Visiting professor at Public Health Research Institute, global TB center, Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey (Rutgers University) sponsored by China Scholarship Council.

2011.2-2011.3 Senior research fellow at Bloomburg school of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

2012.7-2012.8 Senior research Scholar at Weil Cornel Medical School sponsored by China Scholarship Council.

2015.3-2015.4 Senior research Scholar at Perlam Medical School, University of Pennsylvania, sponsored by China Scholarship Council.

2016.12-2017.1 Senior research Scholar at Perlam Medical School, University of Pennsylvania, sponsored by China Scholarship Council.

2018.1-2018.2 Senior research Scholar at Public Health Research Institute, global TB center, Medical School, Rutgers University, sponsored by China Scholarship Council.

Research Interests: 1). Antimicrobial resistance, Microbial toxins, and the pathogenesis, particularly the Mycobacterium; 2). The immune determinants contribute to the outcome of Mycobacterium infection.3) Novel measures to combat TB based on the pathogen-host interactions; 4) Phage functional genomics, new antibiotics, pharmaceutical microbes strains genetic engineering;5) Big data, microbiome and Microbial Ecology relevant to human health, environmental especially Karst rocky desertification region and global biogeochemical cycle.