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Zhenguo Zhang

Postdoctoral Associate

Email: z.zhang@rochester.edu or zhangz.sci@gmail.com

Lab: Daven Presgraves at University of Rochester

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Professional Services

Reviewer ofPNAS, Plos Genetics, Nature Communications, Genome Biology and Evolution, Scientific Reports, Bioinformatics, FEBS Letters, Journal of Genetics and Genomics (Outstanding Reviewer Status, top 10%), Gene, SpringerPlus, BMC Genomics, Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, Infection, Genetics & Evolution, Plos One, BBA General Subjects, Cancer Biology and Medicine

Webmaster of Penn State Postdoc Society (PSPS), 2011-2014

Professional Experience

Postdoctoral Associate in Dr Presgraves's Lab at University of Rochester, May,2014 - Present

Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr Nei's Lab at Pennsylvania State University, November,2009 - April,2014

Assistant Research Investigator in the Lab of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Health Sciences, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences , Shanghai , China, Jul. 2009 - Nov. 2009


Ph.D. in Genetics, Institute of Health Sciences, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai , China

Sept. 2004 - July 2009
2007 National Graduate Summer School in Bioinformatics, Tsinghua University, Beijing , China July 2007 - Aug.2007
B.S. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Elite Class in College of Life Sciences , Nanjing University , Nanjing , China Sept. 2000- July 2004


Travel Award for the Allied Genetics Conference 2016, Orlando, FL July 2016
Postdoc Award for 2011 Society of Molecular Biology and Evolution meeting* July 2011
Excellence Award in 1 st Graduate Academic Forum in SIBS July 2009
AAA outstanding graduate student of Chinese Academy of Sciences 2006-2007
People Scholarship in Nanjing University (4 times) 2001-2004
Outstanding League member 2003-2004

*: declined due to conflicting schedule


Hurst Lab | Kong Lab | Nei Lab | Presgraves Lab

University of Rochester | Department of Biology

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