Institute for Integrative Genome Biology


Zhenyu JiaZhenyu (Arthur) Jia

Assistant Professor

Mailing Address:

Botany and Plant Sciences
Batchelor Hall / 3109
University of California
Riverside, CA 92521

Phone: (951) 827-3987
Fax: (951) 827-4437
Email: arthur.jia@ucr.edu


PhD Genetics, Genomics & Bioinformatics 2006  University of California, Riverside
MS Statistics 2005  University of California, Riverside
BS Biochemistry 1998  Wuhan University

College/Division Affiliation:

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

Center/Inst Affiliation(s):

Center for Plant Cell Biology

Areas Of Expertise:

Biostatistics; Quantitative Genetics; Genomic Selection; Bioinformatics; Cancer Genomics

Awards / Honors:

2009  Scholarship, AACR Cancer Biostatistics Workshop, Sonoma, CA
2009  Travel Award, EvoStar 09 in Tubingen, Germany
2009-09  Faculty Career Development Award, University of California, Irvine
2008  Travel Award, EvoStar 08 in Naples, Italy
2003  Ecology and Evolution Summer Fellowship, University of California, Riverside
2002-03 Dean's Fellowship, University of California, Riverside
1998-99  Excellent Graduate Student Scholarship, CAS, China
1997-98  Tong-yi Fellowship, Wuhan University, China
1995-97  Wuhan University Fellowship, Wuhan University, China
1994  Outstanding Freshman Scholarship, Wuhan University, China

Research Summary:

1. Quantitative Genetics and Statistical Genomes, especially focusing on genomic selection in crops.
2. Bioinformatics and Biostatistics in Disease, for example prostate cancer.

Selected Publications:

Selected List of publications from PubMed

More Information

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Campus StatusDirections to UCR

Genomics Information

Institute of Integrative Genome Biology
2150 Batchelor Hall

Tel: (951) 827-7177
E-mail: Aurelia Espinoza, Managing Director