Libin Xu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences

Research Affiliate, Center on Human Development and Disability

Affiliate Member, Center for Exposures, Diseases, Genomics & Environment

Health Science Bldg., H-172P

Office: (206) 543-1080

Email: libinxu@uw.edu


Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL    07/2007

B.Sc. in Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjin, China   06/2002


Department of Medicinal Chemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Associate Professor                     07/2020 – current

Assistant Professor                      12/2014 – 06/2020

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Adjunct Associate Professor       07/2020 – current

Adjunct Assistant Professor        03/2016 – 06/2020

Department of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Research Associate Professor    01/2013 – 11/2014

Research Assistant Professor     10/2010 – 12/2012

Senior Research Associate          08/2009 – 09/2010

Research Associate                       08/2007 – 08/2009

Honors and Awards

Faculty Innovation Award, School of Pharmacy, University of Washington   01/2017; 01/2020

NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH   09/2012

Joseph M. and Eula C. Lawrence Travel Grant Award, ARVO Foundation for Eye Research/ Retina Research Foundation, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology   05/2011

Young Investigator Award, Society for Free Radical Biology and Medicine   11/2010