Fang, Jim-Min

FangJM_6x7Distinguished Professor / Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University


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EDUCATION AND POSITIONS HELD:

  • Ph.D., Chemistry, Yale University, 1980.
  • Professor, Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, 1986-present.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University / Suntory Institute for Bioorganic Research (Osaka), 1981-1982.
  • Chairman, Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, 1993-1996.
  • Director, National Taiwan University Instrumentation Center (Analysis and Measurement Division), 1998-2001.
  • Joint Appointment Research Fellow, Genomic Research Center, Academia Sinica, 2003-present.

HONORS:

  • National Science Council Award for Outstanding Research, 1987-96 (five times).
  • Sun Yat-Sen Award for Academic Publications, 1992.
  • National Science Council Invited Principal Investigator, 1997-2003.
  • Chinese Chemical Society Award, 1997.
  • Chair Professor, Foundation for Advancement of Outstanding Scholarship, 1999-2004.
  • National Taiwan University Award for Teaching Excellence, 1999.

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Organic synthesis
synthetic methods and asymmetric catalysis.

Bioorganic and medicinal chemistry
molecular recognition, heterocyclic chemistry, natural products, nanobiotechnology, and drug discovery.

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