Xin Ge Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Chemical & Environmental Engineering
Adjunct faculty member, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Microbiology Graduate Program, Center for Plant Cell Biology
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, McMaster University, 2008
Biotechnology and Biomolecular Engineering
Xin Ge received his Ph.D. (2008) from McMaster University, Canada; M.S. (2003) and B.S. (2000) from Tsinghua University, China, all in Chemical Engineering. He was a post-doctoral fellow (2008-2010) then a research associate (2010-2011) at University of Texas at Austin.
Research interests include: inhibitory and neutralizing antibody discovery, therapeutic enzymes engineering, biocatalysis, directed evolution, quorum quenching, next generation sequencing and bioinformatics, high-throughput screening and selection.
NSF CAREER, 2015-2020
Academic Senate Regents Fellowship, UCR, 2013-2014
NSERC Post-Doctoral Fellowship (Canada), 2008-2010
Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad, 2007
Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2006-2007
E. Hameilec Graduate Student Award (McMaster), 2006