Wang Group

Department of Chemistry, Georgia State University

Petit Science Center

Department of Chemistry, Georgia State University
  • Regents’ Professor of Chemistry
  • Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar
  • Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Cancer Scholar
  • Director, Center for Diagnostics and Therapeutics

Getting to Know B.Wang


Research Interests

Medicinal Chemistry (Drug design), pharmaceutical chemistry (drug delivery), chemical biology, supramolecular chemistry and chemosensing, and bioorganic chemistry

General Research Interest

Organic, Bioorganic, and Medicinal Chemistry

Accomplishments
  • Editor-in-Chief, Medicinal Research Reviews (ranked #2 in 2016 based on Impact Factors (8.4) among about 60 medicinal chemistry journals worldwide and #6 among 261 pharmacology- and pharmacy-related journals)
  • Founding Serial Editor, A Wiley Series in Drug Discovery and Development
  • Distinguished Alumni Professor Award, Georgia State University, 2007
  • Outstanding Faculty Scholarship Award, Georgia State University, 2007
  • Memberships on more than 30 NIH Study Sections during the past 10 years
  • Permanent membership on the Synthetic and Biological Study-A Section (SBC-A) (2011-2017)
  • Member, Long Range Planning Committee, Division of Medicinal Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 2001-2004
  • American Heart Association Established Investigator Awardee, 1998
  • Oklahoma Society of Hospital Pharmacists Outstanding Faculty Award, 1996 (for teaching)
  • Kappa Psi Outstanding Faculty Award, College of Pharmacy, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1996 (for teaching)
  • Kappa Epsilon Outstanding Faculty Award, College of Pharmacy, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1996 (for teaching)
  • NIH FIRST Awardee, 1995

Featured Research


Representative Publications