Distinguished Professor of Science

The Faculty of Science has launched a Distinguished Professor of Science scheme in November 2014, with the aim of promoting knowledge exchanges culturally and academically between the professors and faculty members, and enhancing students' learning experience.

Under the scheme, the Faculty confers the honorary title of "Distinguished Professor of Science" on six distinguished scholars in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics and Physics from Canada, USA, Japan and Mainland China.

Professor John P Giesy

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Environmental Toxicology
Department of Veterinary Biomedical Sciences and Toxicology Centre
University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Professor David G Lynn

Chairman of the Department of Chemistry
Emory University, USA

Professor Toru Ishida

Professor of the Department of Social Informatics
Kyoto University, Japan

Professor Ma Zhiming

Professor of the Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Professor Min Naiben

Professor of Physics
Nanjing University, China

Professor Zhu Shining

Dean of the School of Physics Nanjing University, China