Professor Wei Wang
MD, PhD, FFPH, FRSB, FRSM
Professor Wei Wang commenced his role as Pro-Vice-Chancellor (China) of Edith Cowan University (ECU) in February 2017.
Prior to joining ECU, Professor Wang was Vice Director-Research of Peking University-Hong Kong University of Sciences & Technology Medical Centre in Shenzhen, Vice Dean of School of Life Science, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Dean of School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China and Professor, Public Health, Edith Cowan University, Australia.
He has published over 200 scientific papers in prestigious journals including Science, Nature Genetics and The Lancet.
Professor Wang is the chief editor of the Translational Metabolic Syndrome Research (KeAi), associate editor of EPMA Journal (Nature-Springer), and regional editor of Journal of Global Health (Edinburgh University Press), OMICS: A Journal of Integrative Biology (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc) and Journal of Human Hypertension (Nature Publishing Group).
Professor Wang holds the degrees of Doctor of Medicine from China Medical University, and Doctor of Philosophy from Oita Medical University, Japan. In 2005 he was elected as a Fellow, Faculty of Public Health, Royal College of Physicians (FFPH), and in 2016, as a Fellow, Royal Society of Biology (FRSB), and in 2017 a Fellow, Royal Society of Medicine (FRSM) of the United Kingdom.