Dr. Hualiang Jiang is the current director of Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica (SIMM), Chinese Academy of Sciences. Dr. Jiang is the member of Chinese Academy of Sciences, he also served as the director of State Key Laboratory of Drug Research. Dr. Jiang's research interests are computational chemistry/biology and drug design. He has been engaged in the establishment of the innovative drug research platform by integrating target discovery and drug design methods and technologies. He developed a series of new methods for drug target discovery and drug design, which have been widely used and drawn a great deal of attention from the research community.
Dr. Jiang has published more than 190 research articles, and received a series of scientific prizes including the Second Class Prize of National Natural Science Award. He serves as editor of several journals such as Journal of Medicinal Chemistry (associate editor).