Dr. Xiaorong Zhang

Dr. Xiaorong Zhang

Title: Full Professor
Department: Biology
Discipline: Biology
Office: Drew Griffith Rm. 116
Phone: 912.358.4442
Fax: 912.358.4945
Email: zhangx@savannahstate.edu

Biography

Dr. Zhang received her B.S. degree from Beijing Normal University, her M.S. degree from Chinese Academy of Sciences, and her Ph.D. from Virginia Tech. She completed her post-doctoral training at Auburn University. She was employed by Savannah State University in 1996.

Research Interests

Plant genetics, bioinformatice, molecular evolution, and plant genomics.

Education

PhD, Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences - Virginia Tech
MS, Plant Physiology - Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences
BS, Biology - Beijing Normal University

Awards & Honors

Not Available

Publications

Title: Using Arabidopsis Genetic Sequences to Teach Bioinformatics
Publication Date: 1/22/2009
Publisher: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education
Volume: 37
Issue: 1
Page Number: 16-23
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Xiaorong S Zhang,

Title: Domain-specific positive selection contributes to the evolution of Arabidopsis leucine-rich repeat receptor-like kinase (LRR RLK) genes
Publication Date: 1/1/2006
Publisher: J Molecular Evoluton
Volume: 63
Page Number: 612-621
Type: Journal Article, Academic Journal
Authors: Chellu S Chetty, Xiaorong S Zhang,