Professor Zhou is the Associate Vice President of Global Medical Development & Associate Dean of International Research, Colleges of Pharmacy and Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. He has published more than 320 peer-reviewed papers with >7,300 citations and an H-index of 43. He has trained 24 PhD students, 12 MSc students, 14 postdocs and 18 visiting doctors. He is the editor of 14 biomedical journals and editorial board member of 32 journals. He has obtained $28 m of funds.