Dr. Jie Zheng

Dr. Jie Zheng

Title: Professor and Department Chair
Dept/Program: Chemical, Biomolecular, and Corrosion Engineering
Office: Whitby Hall 301
Phone: 330-972-2096
Email: zhengj@uakron.edu
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/zhengakron/
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Dr. Zheng joined UA in 2007. Prior to that he worked as a scientist for the Center for Cancer Research with the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Zheng received his NSF CAREER award in 2010. He has also been recognized with the Anton Award from National Resource for Biomedical Supercomputing and the 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award.


Soft Materials, Bioinspired Design, Computational Materials and Biology


  • Ph.D University of Washington, 2005
  • M.S. Kansas State University, 2000
  • B.S. Zhejiang University, 1995


Thermodynamics; Chemical Reaction Engineering; Molecular Simulations of Biological Systems; Engineering Biomaterials and Biointerface; Protein Engineering, Design, and Functions