B.S. in Horticulture (1989-1993) Department of Horticulture, Jiangxi Agriculture University, Nanchang, China

M.S. in Sericulture (1996-1999) Department of Sericulture, South China Agriculture University, Guangzhou, China

Ph.D. in Vegetable Science (1999-2002) Department of HorticultureZhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

Post Doctor Plant Breeding (2005-2007) Laboratory of Plant Genetic & Breeding, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan

Visiting Scholar (2009-2010) Department of Plant Biology, UC Davis, USA

Research work

Reproductive biology and molecular regulation in higher plants; Horticultural germplasm resources and diversity; Genomic analysis and molecular breeding in vegetable crops; Molecular marker of clubroot in Brassica crops.