Tonglei Li, PhD

Purdue University

Dr. Tonglei Li is Professor and Allen Chao Endowed Chair in the Department of Industrial & Physical Pharmacy at Purdue University. He received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Chemistry and Computational Chemistry, respectively, from Nankai University, China. He obtained Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, as well as MS in Computer Science, from Purdue University. After staying as a visiting assistant professor at Purdue, he joined the faculty at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Li returned to his alma mater in 2012. His research interests include solid-state chemistry, formulation and drug delivery, and multiscale modeling and simulation. He serves as Editor-in-Chief of Pharmaceutical Research after July 1, 2020.

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