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educator , natural products researcher

Fang-Rong Chang, Chinese natural products researcher, educator. Achievements include discovery of use of transgenic plant Arabidopsis in screening active natural products. Named Outstanding Academy Alumnus, Chung-Shan Medical University, Taiwan, 1998; recipient Best RPI award of Young Researchers, Kaohsiung Medical University, 2004.

Background

Chang, Fang-Rong was born on October 2, 1966 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Son of Po-Hsiung and Yi-Chin Liu Chang.

Education

Bachelor in Nutrition, Chung-Shan Medical University, Taiwan, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Science, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan, 1995.

Career

Teaching assistant School Pharmacy Kaohsiung Medical University, 1994—1996, instructor School Pharmacy, 1996—1998, assistant professor Graduate Institute Natural Products, 1998—2002, associate professor Graduate Institute Natural Products, 2002—2005, professor Graduate Institute Natural Products, since 2005, Research and Development leader School Pharmacy, 2005—2006. Director graduate Institute National Produced, since 2006. Research fellow University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1998, 2001.

Research scholar Okayama University of Science, 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of use of transgenic plant Arabidopsis in screening active natural products.

Connections

Married Yi-S Chang, January 30, 1995. Children: Chester, Jeremy, Claire.

father:
Po-Hsiung Chang

mother:
Yi-Chin Liu Chang

spouse:
Yi-S Chang

child:
Claire Chang

child:
Jeremy Chang

child:
Chester Chang