Jianrong Li, PhD

Professor

Jianrong Li, PhD

Contact

311 Goss Laboratory
1925 Coffey Road
Columbus, OH, 43210
Email: li.926@osu.edu
Phone: 614-688-2064
Home college/unit: Veterinary Medicine/Veterinary Biosciences

Professional Overview

Jianrong Li, D.V.M., Ph.D., joined the College's Division of Environmental Health Sciences in May 2008. He was recruited as part of the research initiative on Public Health Preparedness for Infectious Diseases and has a joint appointment with the Department of Food Science and Technology. Dr. Li's laboratory seeks to understand molecular biology of food and waterborne viruses (e.g. Norovirus) and public health related viruses (e.g. Paramyxovirus) and to facilitate the rational design of new vaccines and anti-viral agents with the ultimate goal of improving food safety and public health.

Education

Ph.D., Molecular Virology and Immunology, Zhejiang University, P. R. China, 2002
M.S., Zhejiang University, Veterinary Virology and Immunology, 1999
D.V.M., College of Animal Science, Zhejiang University, P. R. China, 1997