Prof. HuangProf. Xuefei Huang

Professor in Chemistry at Michigan State University

425A Chemistry building

East Lansing MI, 48824

Office: 517-355-9715 x 329

Email: xuefei@chemistry.msu.edu

 

Biography

I. Education History

B.S. 1994 (Chemistry) University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)

M.A. 1996, M. Phil. 1998 Columbia University in the City of New York

Ph.D. 1999 (Chemistry) Columbia University in the City of New York

II. Professional Experience

1994 - 1999 Graduate Research Assistant, ColumbiaUniversity

1999 - 2001 Postdoctoral Fellow, The Scripps Research Institute

2001 - 2002 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, ColumbiaUniversity

2002 – 2006 Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Toledo

2006 – 2008 Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Toledo

2008 – 2012 Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University

2012 –present Professor, Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University

2013 – present Associate Chair for Research, Dept. of Chemistry, Michigan State Univ.

III. Honors Received

1990-1991 People’s Fellowship, USTC

1992 Zhang Zhongzhi Award for Outstanding Undergraduates, USTC

1993 Yi Lida Award for Outstanding Laboratory Works, USTC

1994 – 1999 Faculty Fellowship, Columbia University

1999 Pegram Award for Excellent Graduate Studies, Columbia University

2006 – 2011 NSF CAREER award

2007 Dion D. Raftopoulos Outstanding Research Award, Sigma Xi, Univ. of Toledo

2008 Distinguished Faculty Award, Chinese-American Chemistry Prof. Association

2009 New Investigator Award, American Chemical Society Carbohydrate Division

2011 Horace S. Isbell Award, American Chemical Society Carbohydrate Division

2013 ACS Fellow

2017 Melville L. Wolfrom Award, American Chemical Society Carbohydrate Division

IV. Professional Affiliations

American Chemical Society

American Chinese Chemistry Professor Association

American Association for Advancement of Science

American Association for Cancer Research

V. Courses Taught

General Chemistry Laboratory

Organic Chemistry I & II

Advanced Organic Chemistry

Spectroscopic Methods & Analysis

Organic Synthesis

Physical Organic Chemistry

VI.Fundings

CURRENT SUPPORT

National Science Foundation

Title: “Development of Functionalized Membranes to Enhance Antibody Sequencing and Screening” PI: Merlin Bruening (MSU), co-PI: Xuefei Huang, 9/1/2015 – 8/31/2018. (CHE 1506315).

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, NIH

Title: “MRI Contrast Agents for in vivo Monitoring of Stem Cell Differentiation” PI: Erik Shapiro (MSU); one of the two co-PIs: Xuefei Huang 7/1/2014 – 6/30/2016. (R21 EB017881)

National Cancer Institute, NIH

Title: “Virus-Like Particle Based Antigen Display as Multi-component Anticancer Vaccines”

PI: Xuefei Huang, co-PIs: M.G. Finn (Georgia Institute of Technology), Lbachir BenMohammad (UC Irvine) 1/15/2011 – 12/31/2015. (R01 CA149451)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH

Title: “Uncovering the Controlling Mechanisms in Heparan Sulfate Biosynthesis”

PI: Jian Liu (UNC Chapel Hill); co-PIs: Robert J. Linhardt (Rensselaer Institute of Technology), Xuefei Huang 9/1/2013 – 5/31/2017. (U01 GM102137)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH

Title: “Homogeneous Heparan Sulfate Glycopeptides: Synthetic and Functional Studies”

PI: Xuefei Huang, co-PI: Jian Liu (UNC, Chapel Hill) 6/1/2015 – 2/28/2019. (R01 GM72667)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH

Title: “Expedited Synthesis of Glycosaminoglycans Containing Defined Sulfation Domains”

PI: Linda Hsieh-Wilson (California Institute of Technology, Contact PI) and Xuefei Huang, co-PI: Jian Liu (UNC, Chapel Hill) 7/1/2015 – 5/31/2019. (U01 GM116262)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH

Title: “Virus Like Particles as Carriers for Carbohydrate Based Anti-Salmonella Vaccines”

PI: Xuefei Huang 8/1/2015 – 7/31/2017. (R03 AI111054)

National Science Foundation

Title: “Synthetic and Biological Studies of Chondroitin Sulfate Oligosaccharides and Glycopeptides”

PI: Xuefei Huang 8/1/2015 – 7/31/2018. (CHE 1507226).

COMPLETED SUPPORTS

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VII. Service

A) Activities at the University of Toledo

Graduate recruiting committee, member 2002 - 2008

Colloquium committee, chair 2003 - 2004

Faculty search committee for chemistry department 2002 – 2005

Faculty search committee for medicinal chemistry dept. 2006

Departmental library liaison 2004 – 2008

Chair advisory committee 2004 – 2005, 2006 - 2008

Departmental personnel committee 2007 - 2008

Departmental merit committee 2007 - 2008

College of Arts & Sciences council, member 2004 – 2007

B) Activities at Michigan State University

Chair advisory committee 2008 – 2010

Graduate student examination committee 2008 – present

Awards committee 2009 – 2011

Departmental colloquium committee chair 2011

Graduate admission committee 2010 – present

Departmental colloquium committee chair 2012- present

C) Other Professional Activities

Oct. 2007 Ad hoc member, NIH study sections HT

June 2008 Ad hoc member, NIH study section SBCA

Oct. 2008 NSF CAREER proposal review panelist

June 2009 Member, NIH study section ZRG1 BCMB-B

July 2009 Member, NIH study section ZRG1 BCMB-A

July 2009 Member, NIH study section “Expanding the Chemical Space for Carbohydrates"

Oct. 2009 Member, NIH study section ZRG1 BCMB

March. 2010 Member, NIH study section ZRG1 BCMB-B

May 2010 Member, NIH study section ZRG1 CB-B

Oct. 2011 Member, Mail Reviewer, NIH K99 review panel

Mar. 2012 Member, Mail Reviewer, NIH special emphasis panel ZCA1 SRLB-9

Feb 2013 Member, Member, NIH study section MSFE


Review proposals for:

National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, Petroleum Research Foundation of the American Chemical Society, Bicentennial Program in Science and Technology of Chile, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), Chilean National Commission for Science and Technology Research, North Carolina Biotechnology Center, Ohio Cancer Associate, Central Michigan University, Austrian Programme for Advanced Research and Technology, Danish Council for Independent Research, Israel Science Foundation


2005

Organizer of the 1st Annual Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium, Toledo, OH

2006

Section chair, 2nd Annual Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium, Detroit, MI

2007

Discussion leader, Gordon Research Conference on Carbohydrates

2007

Section chair, 3rd Annual Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium, Columbus, OH

2008 – present

Board member of the Chinese-American Chemistry Professor Association

2009

Section chair, 5th Annual Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium, Cincinnati, OH

2010 - 2011

Secretary of the American Chemical Society Carbohydrate Division

2010

Organizer and Chair of "Petite and Sweet: Glyco-nanotechnology as a Bridge to New Medicines" symposium, ACS 240th National Meeting, Boston, MA

2010

Chair-elect, American Chemical Society MSU local section

2010

Section chair, 6th Annual Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium, Toledo, OH

2011

Chair, American Chemical Society MSU local section

2011

Organizer of the 7st Annual Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium, East Lansing, MI

2011

One of the two editors for ACS Symposium book, "Glyco-nanotechnology as a Bridge to New Medicines" (Dr. Joseph Barchi from NCI is the other editor)

2011 - present

Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Carbohydrate Research

2012 - 2013

Program Chair of the American Chemical Society Carbohydrate Division

2012 - present

Associate Editor, Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry

Review manuscripts for:

J. Am. Chem. Soc., J. Org. Chem., Chem. Commun., Org. Lett., Angew. Chemie., Tetrahedron, Tetrahedron Lett., Eur. J. Org. Chem., Synthesis, Adv. Synth. Catal., Cancer Immun. Immunother., Carbohydr. Res., Chirality, Bioorg. Med. Chem., Lett. Org. Chem., Curr. Med. Chem., J. Carbohydr. Chem., Org. Biomol. Chem., Biochemistry, Mol. Biosys., Med. Chem. Rev., J. Med. Chem., Molecular Diversity, Science China Chemistry, Anal. Chem., Analyst, Glycobiology, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, Nanoscale, Appl. Microbiol. Biotech., Adv. Func. Mater., Int. J. Mol. Sci.


Review various faculties for tenure and/or promotion


D) Service to the Community

Give chemistry demos during National Chemistry Day 2007 - 2008

Judge, Northwest District Science Day 2005

Speaker and organizer, Saturday Morning Sciences, a community outreach seminar program 2005 - 2008

Frontiers in Science program for secondary science teachers 2011

VIII. Publications

Please click here for the complete list of journal articles, patents and presentations at scholarly meetings

IX. Invited seminars

2004

Department of Medicinal and Biological Chemistry, The University of Toledo

Department of Chemistry, KenyonCollege

Department of Chemistry, WrightStateUniversity

2005

Department of Chemistry, YoungstownStateUniversity

Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, The University of Toledo

Department of Chemistry, University of Georgia

Department of Chemistry, Georgia State University

Department of Chemistry, Wayne State University

Department of Chemistry, University of Guelph

2006

Department of Chemistry, University of Akron

Department of Chemistry, University of California, Davis

Department of Chemistry, Cleveland State University

Department of Chemistry, Duke University

Department of Chemistry, University of South Carolina

Department of Chemistry, North Carolina State University

Department of Chemistry, West Virginia University

Department of Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University

Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University

Department of Chemistry, Columbia University

Department of Chemistry, Hunter College, City University of New York

2007

Department of Bioengineering, University of Toledo

Department of Chemistry, John Carroll University

Department of Medicinal and Biological Chemistry, University of Toledo

Department of Chemistry, Tulane University

National Institutes of Health, NIH Workshop on Carbohydrates

Faculty of Agriculture and Life Science, Hirosaki University, Japan

National Research Laboratory of Natural and Biomimetic Drug, Peking University, China

2008

Department of Chemistry, Oakland University

National Institutes of Health, NIH Glycoscience day

School of Chemistry and Materials Science, USTC, Hefei, China

Department of Chemistry, University of New Mexico

Department of Chemistry, University of Missouri, St. Louis

2009

Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University

Department of Chemistry, Binghamton University

Laboratory of Medicinal Chemistry, National Cancer Institute

National Institutes of Health, NIH Workshop on Carbohydrate Microarray Development

2010

Department of Chemistry, University of New Orleans

Department of Chemistry, Osaka University, Japan

Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan

Department of Medicinal Chemistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

2011

Department of Chemistry, Purdue University

Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, China

Department of Chemistry, Shandong University, China

Department of Chemical Biology, Xiamen University, China

Department of Chemistry, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China

2012

Department of Chemistry, Central Michigan University

Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology Research, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Department of Chemistry, Brown University

2013

Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh