Jun Ling

Jun Ling

Jun Ling, PhD
Professor, Biochemistry and Immunology
California University of Science and Medicine, USA

Biography

Dr. Ling received his PhD degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He had done his postdoctoral research and subsequent investigation as research faculty at University of California, Riverside and Loma Linda University School of Medicine. He then joined Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine as an assistant professor in 2008 and was later promoted to associate professor, where he had conducted basic and translational research in cancer biology areas. His previous research was supported by a Pennsylvania foundation and jointly funded by the Department of Defense. Dr. Ling had also taught MD and master’s programs there for many years. Combined with the experience in academic advising and MD/ MBS curriculum development and admission, he has matured to an educator. 

Research Interest

mRNA translation, signal transduction, cancer biology, transcriptional regulation, nuclear receptor, proteomics, label-free biophysical technique, and vaccine development.