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About Xiao shen

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Xiao Shen (沈晓), Ph.D. Professor


武汉大学“弘毅青年学者” 冠名教授





Institute for Advanced Studies, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, 430072

Email: xiaoshen@whu.edu.cn


Xiao was born and raised in Linyi, Shandong, China. He received his B.S. degree in Applied Chemistry from Shandong Normal University (2008) in Jinan, Shandong, where he was mentored by Prof. Qingjian Liu (刘庆俭教授). After moving to Shanghai, he completed his Ph.D. at Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (2013) with Prof. Jinbo Hu (胡金波研究员) After a half year stay as a research associate at SIOC, he moved to Boston for postdoctoral studies with Prof. Tobias Ritter at Harvard University and Prof. Amir H. Hoveyda at Boston College. In August 2017, Xiao accepted an appointment at Wuhan University, where he is a professor in the Institute for Advanced Studies.


Professor  08/2017-Now

The Institute for Advanced Studies, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

Post-Doctoral Associate  06/2015−07/2017                               

 Department of Chemistry, Merkert Chemistry Center, Boston College, MA, USA

 Advisor: Prof. Amir H. Hoveyda

Post-Doctoral Fellow  02/2014−05/2015                              

Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, MA, USA

Advisor: Prof. Tobias Ritter

Research Associate  07/2013−02/2014

Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, P. R. China.

Advisor: Prof. Jinbo Hu 

Ph.D.  Organic Chemistry  2013  

Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, P. R. China

Advisor: Prof. Jinbo Hu

B. S.  Chemistry  2008

Shandong Normal University, Jinan, P. R. China



Hongyi Young Scholar (Wuhan University) 2017
Excellent Doctoral Dissertation (CAS) 2014
Special Prize of CAS Presidential Scholarship (CAS) 2013
Excellent Graduate of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) 2013
Participation in the 63rd Meeting of Nobel Laureates (International Honor) 2013
Best Publication Award (Syngenta International Conference) 2012
Finalist for 2011 Reaxys Ph.D. Prize (International Prize) 2011
Chu Yuet Wah Award for Outstanding Ph.D. Candidate (CAS) 2011
Excellent Student Award (CAS) 2011
Best Progress Award (Syngenta International Conference) 2011
Syngenta Postgraduate Fellowship (International Fellowship) 2010