Principal Investigator

Lina Cui, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicinal Chemistry

College of Pharmacy

UF Health Science Center

UF Health Cancer Center

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Physical Address: 1345 Center Drive, Gainesville, FL 32610
Labs: Medical Science Building P5-09, P5-32
Office: Medical Science Building P5-31

Phone: 352-273-7090
Email: linacui@cop.ufl.edu

 

Brief Bio:

B.Sc. Chemistry, 2003, Nankai University, Tianjin, China
Ph.D. Organic Chemistry, 2009 University of Alberta, Canada
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2009-2011, UC-Berkeley
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011-2014, Stanford University School of Medicine

Assistant Professor, 2015-2018, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Postdoctoral Researchers

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Laura(Zixin) Chen, Ph.D.

Research Scientist II

B.S. 2014, Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
Ph.D. 2020, Chemistry, Stanford University

Graduate Students

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Zhishen (Jason) Wang
B.Sc., 2017, Nankai University
M.Sc. 2019, University of Florida
Graduate student since 2019

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Yuzhao Zhang
B.Sc., 2019, Central South University
M.Sc. 2021, University of Pittsburgh
Graduate student since 2021

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Zachary M. Rabinowitz
B.Sc., 2019, Florida Atlantic University
Graduate student since 2019
​Graduate School Preeminence Scholar

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Johnathan Somers
B.Sc., 2019, Univers of Arizona
Graduate student since 2021

PharmD students

Alberto Jimenez Ybargollin
2017-2021, Biochemistry, University of Florida
2021-present, Pharmacy, University of Florida 
Cui Lab researcher since 2019

Research Staff

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Seyedehalaleh (Alaleh) Anvar
D.V.M, Ferdowsi University of Mashhal, Iran
Cui lab researcher staff since 2021
 

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Chang-Hung Wu
B.S. in biochemistry, University of Florida
Cui lab researcher staff since 2021


 

Undergraduate students

Joyce Jiang
2018-present, Chemistry, University of Florida 
Undergraduate Research Program Scholar
Cui Lab researcher since 2019

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Samantha Flyer
2019-present, Biology; Health Disparities in Society, University of Florida
Cui Lab researcher since 2022