Yu-Shan Lin

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Tufts University
62 Talbot Avenue Pearson-103X
Medford, MA 02155
Tel: 617-627-3689
E-mail: yu-shan.lin@tufts.edu
Curriculum Vitae


·  Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Tufts University, 2018–present

·  Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Tufts University, 2012–2018


·  Postdoctoral Fellow, 2009–2012, Stanford University (Vijay Pande)

·  Ph.D. in Chemistry, 2009, University of Wisconsin–Madison (James Skinner)

·  M.S. in Chemistry, 2007, University of Wisconsin–Madison (James Skinner)

·  B.S. in Chemistry, 2004, National Taiwan University (Pi-Tai Chou)

Professional Service

·  Editorial advisory board for Peptide Science, 2022–present

·  Associate editor for Biochemistry, 2023–present

·  Scientific advisory board for PepLib, 2023–present

·  Reviewer for assorted journals, including Chem. Sci.J. Chem. Inf. Model.J. Chem. Phys.J. Chem. Theory Comput.J. Med. Chem.J. Phys. Chem. BNat. Chem.Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.PLOS Comp. Biol.RSC Advances, and Science.

Selected Fellowships and Awards

·  Hirschfelder Visitor, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Theoretical Chemistry Institute, 2023

·  Rising Innovator Award, Tufts University, 2023

·  Annual Women Leadership Award, Rotary Club of Cambridge, 2023

·  Machine Learning in the Chemical Sciences & Engineering Award, Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, 2020

·  ACS OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award in Computational Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 2015

·  Achievement Award, Department of Chemistry, Tufts University, 2015

·  Bio-X Postdoctoral Fellowship, Stanford University, 2009–2011

·  Excellence in Research Award for Physical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin–Madison, 2009