Jan Ching Chun Hu

Samuel D Harris Collegiate Professor of Dentistry, Professor of Dentistry and Chair, Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences and Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry


Biologic and Materials Sciences & Prosthodontics


Sch of Dentistry Bio & Matl Sci
1011 N University Ave
Ann Arbor MI 48109-1078





Hu received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from National Taiwan University in 1985. Three years later, she received a specialty certificate in pediatric dentistry from the University of Southern California. While at USC, Hu earned a PhD in craniofacial biology (1990), completed a postdoctoral fellowship in craniofacial molecular biology and held the position of clinical assistant professor. In 1993, she joined the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where she was promoted to the rank of associate professor with tenure. She joined the U-M School of Dentistry in 2002 as an associate professor with tenure. In 2005 she was named the director of pediatric dentistry and in 2006 was promoted to full professor.