About Junmin Peng

Dr. Peng earned his BS from Wuhan University in China before earning a PhD in biochemistry from the University of Iowa. After a postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard University, he served a researcher and faculty member at Emory University for 9 years before joining St. Jude in 2011. Dr. Peng is a member of both the Structural Biology and Developmental Neurobiology departments at St. Jude and serves as the director of the Center for Proteomics and Metabolomics. His research involves using mass spectrometry-based proteomics, metabolomics and systems biology to understand mechanisms of human disease.

Science Team

Meet the Team

Ping Chung Chen, PhD
  • Ping Chung Chen, PhD
  • Scientist
Mengqi Chu, PhD
  • Mengqi Chu, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Abhijit Dasgupta, PhD
  • Abhijit Dasgupta, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ya Huang, PhD
  • Ya Huang, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Yun Jiao, PhD
  • Yun Jiao, PhD
  • Scientist
Khaggeswar Bheemanapally, PhD
  • Khaggeswar Bheemanapally, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
FNU Masihuzzaman, PhD
  • FNU Masihuzzaman, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Him Shrestha, PhD
  • Him Shrestha, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ju Wang, PhD
  • Ju Wang, PhD
Zhen (Jenny) Wang, PhD
  • Zhen (Jenny) Wang, PhD
  • Scientist
Zhiping Wu, PhD
  • Zhiping Wu, PhD
  • Sr. Scientist
Jay Yarbro, PhD
  • Jay Yarbro, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Xue Zhang, PhD
  • Xue Zhang, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate