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 Name   James C. Liao  
 Election Year2014
 Education

B.S., Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University (1980)

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin (1987)

 Professional
 Experience

Research Scientist, Eastman Kodak Company (1987-89)

Texas A&M University:

 Assistant Professor (1990-93); Associate Professor (1993-97), Chemical Engineering

 Adjunct Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Biophysics (1993-97)

University of California, Los Angeles:

 Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering:

 Professor (1997-2016); Vice Chair (2002-07; 2009-12);   Chancellor's Professor (2008-11); Ralph M. Parsons  Foundation Professor (2011-16); Chair (2012-16)

 Chair, Bioengineering Department (2015-16)

 Associate Director, NASA-UCLA Institute for Cell Mimetic  Space Exploration (2003-07)

 Associate Director for Energy Research, UCLA-DOE Institute  for Genomics and Proteomics (2007-15)

 Member, Molecular Biology Institute (2010-16)

 Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2011-16)

Scientific Advisory Board Member, Gevo Inc. (2006-09)

Co-founder, Easel Biotechnologies

Advanced Research Advisory Committee Member, Technology Advisory Committee Member, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan (2007-10)

Advisory Council Member, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University (2012-16)

Consultant, CPC Green Energy Research Institute (2015)

Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Braskem (2014-16)

Board Member, International Metabolic Engineering Society (2012-16)

Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Biological Chemistry, Academia Sinica (2016-present)

 Specialties

Metabolic Engineering, Synthetic Biology, Systems Biology, Bioenergy

 Awards and
 Honors

Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (2002)

Food, Pharmaceutical and Bioengineering Division Award, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (2006)

Merck Award in Metabolic Engineering (2006)

Charles Thom Award, Society for Industrial Microbiology (2008)

Marvin J. Johnson Award, Biochemical Technology Division, American Chemical Society (2009)

Alpha Chi Sigma Award for Chemical Engineering Research, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (2009)

James E. Bailey Award, Society for Biological Engineering (2009)

Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award, Academic Category (2010)

White House Champion of Change for Innovations in Renewable Energy (2012)

Member, National Academy of Engineering, USA (2013)

ENI Award Renewable Energy Prize, Italy (2013)

US National Academy of Sciences Award for the Industrial Application of Science (2014)

Academician, Academia Sinica (2014)

Elected Member of the US National Academy of Sciences (2015)

Fellow, National Academy of Inventors (2015)

 Current
 Positions

President, Academia Sinica

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