Zhibin Ning obtained his B.S. degree in Life Science at Shandong Normal University, China, in 2003. He received his Ph.D. degree in Biotechnology and Biochemistry from Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences in 2008 for the development and applications of liquid-based separation strategies for proteomics. After his postdoctoral training in the OISB, University of Ottawa, under the guidance of Professor Daniel Figeys, he continued his career as a research associate in the same lab. Presently he is focusing on technology development and applications in proteomics and bioinformatics, especially data visualization.