Dr. Jian Wang (J-Star)
SVP, Center for Pharma Crystallization,

Dr. Wang received her Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering in 1994 from the University of Pittsburg with Prof. Donna Blackmond and Prof. Irving Winder. During her 11-year tenure at Merck afterwards, Jian became a champion in implementing science-based and technology-enabled approaches in API crystallization and reaction engineering. In 2005-2010, she promoted directly the applications of PAT tools in process R&D serving as a consultant at Mettler Toledo AutoChem. During 2011-2013, Jian took the responsibility as VP of Crystallization Development at Crystal Pharmatech, where she served a diverse client base solving challenging crystallization problems. In the beginning of 2014, Jian started up a crystallization group at J-Star Research, which now became the Center for Pharma Crystallization (CfPC). As VP of CfPC at J-Star Research, Inc., Jian has been engaged in growing a comprehensive team of subject matter experts at CfPC to serve drug development programs around the globe with technical rigor, synergy and efficiency.