Postdoctoral Fellows

 

Xuanyu Chen, PhD.

PhD. - Huangzhong University of Science and Technology, China, 2014
Telephone: 706-721-1757
Room: CA2054A
Email: xuachen@augusta.edu

Mentor
Quansheng Du, PhD.
Research Interests
Function of protein in DNA damage response


wanpeng cui, phd.

PhD. - Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan, 2015
Telephone: 706-721-5762
Room: CA4053
Email: wcui@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei,  PhD.
Research Interests
ErbB4 signaling in the brain


Michael Dinkins, PhD.

PhD. - Augusta University, 2011
MS - University of Georgia, 2000
Telephone: 706-721-9110 - Fax: 706-721-8685
Room: CA4054
Email: mdinkins@augusta.edu

Mentor
Erhard Bieberich, PhD
Research Interests
Lipid signaling in development and disease, extracellular matrix


pankaj gaur, phd.

PhD. - Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India  2013
Telephone: 706-721-8666
Room: CA2055
Email: pgaur@augusta.edu

Mentor
Nilkantha Sen, PhD
Research Interests
Neurodegeneration and traumatic brain injury


 

De-huang guo, PHD.

PhD. - Shanghai Medical University, China, 1998
Telephone: 706-721-7596
Room: CA2045A
Email: dguo@augusta.edu

Mentor
Ali Eroglu, PhD.
Research Interests
Molecular and genetic mechanisms involved in the development of early embryo


Hyoung-tai Kim, PhD

Ph.D, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 2006 Postdoctoral Fellow
Telephone: 706-721-8666
Room: CA2055
Email:   Hkim4@augusta.edu

Mentor:
Sen Nilkantha, PhD

Research Interests
Regenerative medicine on CNS


Stanislav Kler, PhD.

PhD. – Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Hadassah Medical School, Israel, 2012 
Telephone: 706-721-4228
Room: CA3040
Email: skler@augusta.edu

Mentor
Albert Pan, PhD. 
Research Interests
Application of viral vectors for study of neuronal circuits


Lei Li, PhD.

PhD. – Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai, China, 2013
Telephone: 706-721-9112
Room: CA4052
Email: leli@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests
Development of Neuromuscular Junction


Yong Li, PhD.

PhD. - Peking Union Medical College, 2010
MS, China Medical University, 2005
Telephone: 706-721-8765
Room: CA3055
Email: yoli@augusta.edu

Mentor
Jimok Kim, PhD.
Research Interests
Cannabinoid receptor neurology


Tzu-wei lin, PHD.

PhD. - National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, 2015
Telephone: 706-721-9157
Room: CA3055
Email: tzlin@augusta.edu

Mentor:
Jianhua Xu, PhD.
Research Interests:
Synaptic plasticity and Neurodegeneration


Fang Liu, PhD.

PhD. - Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 2008
Telephone: 706-721-9112 Fax: 706-721-8685
Room: CA4052
Email: fliu1@augusta.edu

Mentor:
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests:
Molecular mechanisms underlying functional integration of GABAergic interneurons


yu LIU, PHD.

PhD. - Institute of Neuroscience, Zhejiang University, China, 2015
Telephone: 706-721-9112 
Room: CA4052
Email: yliu2@augusta.edu

Mentor:
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests:
The function of Nrg1-Erbb4 signaling


Manxiu Ma, PhD.

PhD. - Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 2014
Telephone: 706-721-4228
Room: CA3040
Email: manma@augusta.edu 

Mentor
Albert Y. Pan, PhD.
Research Interests
Neural mechanisms of visual perception and behavior


Raysa rosario-acevedo, PHD.

PhD. - Universidad Central del Caribe - School of Medicine, P.R., 2013 
Telephone: 706-721-0599
Room: CA2050A
Email: racevedo@augusta.edu

Mentor
Xingming Shi, PhD.
Research Interests
The role of PPARᵧ controlling bone and immune functions


Xiangdong Sun, PhD.

PhD. - Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China, 2014
Telephone: 706-721-5774
Room: CA4063
Email: xisun@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests
Neuronal development and synaptic plasticity


Zhibing Tan, PhD.

PhD. - Institute of Neuroscience, Chinese Academy of Science, Shanghai, China, 2014
Telephone: 706-721-9112  
Room: CA4050A
Email: ztan@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests
NRG1 and ErbB4 signaling


Fulei Tang, PhD.

PhD. - Peking University, Beijing, China, 2005
Telephone no. 706-721-9112 Fax 706-721-8685
Room: CA4052
Email: ftang@augusta.edu

Mentor
Wen-Cheng Xiong, PhD., Med.Sc.D.
Research interests
Neural development and mental disorders


Yao Tian, PhD.

PhD. - Southeast University, Nanjing, China, 2013
Telephone no. 706-721-9112 
Room: CA4050A 
Email: yatian@augusta.edu

Mentor 
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research interests 
Effects of peripheral expressed ErbB4 on the brain


Jing Wang, PhD.

PhD. - Peking University, Beijing, 2011
Telephone No. 706-721-8329 Fax 706-721-8685
Room: CA4040
Email: jinwang@augusta.edu

Mentor
Robert K. Yu, PhD., Med.Sc.D. and Darrell Brann, PhD.
Research Interests
Neural development and neurodegenerative diseases; Neurogenesis and neuroregeneration after stroke and traumatic brain injury


Yanan Wang, PhD.

PhD. - School of Basic Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 2015
Telephone No. 706-721-5762
Room: CA4053
Email: ywang4@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests
Molecular function of NRG3 in CNS


Guanglin Xing, PhD.

PhD. - Southeast University, China, 2013
Telephone: 706-721-5762
Room: CA4053
Email: gxing@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests
Molecular mechanisms of NMJ formation


Lei Xiong, PhD.

PhD. - College of Life Science, Wuhan University, Hubei, China, 2010; Institute of Basic Medical Science, Beijing, China, 2010
Telephone: 706-721-5780  FAX: 706-721-8685
Room: CA4059
Email: lxiong@augusta.edu

Mentor
Wen-cheng Xiong, PhD.
Research Interests
Molecular mechanisms underlying axon pathfinding in mouse by using molecular methods


 

Hongsheng Zhang, PhD.

PhD. - Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 2014 
Telephone: 706-721-5780
Room: CA4059
Email: hzhang1@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests
Neuronal development and molecular mechanism of mental disorder


Lei Zhang, PhD.

PhD. - Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2010 
Telephone: 706-721-5191
Room: CA4055
Email: leizhang@augusta.edu

Mentor
Lin Mei, PhD.
Research Interests
Lrp4 function in brain


Zhihui Zhu, PhD.

PhD. - OttoVon Guericke Universitat Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany, 2014 
Telephone: 706-721-5762
Room: CA4053
Email: zzhu@augusta.edu

Mentor
Erhard Bieberich, PhD.
Research Interests
Ceramide signaling in brain