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Prof Angela Ruohao WU 吳若昊
Division of Life Science, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Assistant Professor
Associate Director of Center for Epigenomics Research

Tel:
(852) 3469 2577
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Genomics
Cancer genomics
Systems Biology
Microfluidics and nanofluidics
Single particle/molecule/cell studies
Prof Chun LIANG 梁純
Division of Life Science

Associate Professor
Director of Center for Cancer Research

Tel:
(852) 2358 7296
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) replication
Cell cycle control
Cancer
Biotechnology
Prof Danny Chi Yeu LEUNG 梁子宇
Division of Life Science

Assistant Professor
Director of Center for Epigenomics Research
Associate Director of HKUST-BGI Joint Research Center

Tel:
(852) 3469 2494
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Cancer genomics
Epigenomics
Epigenetics
Genome biology
Chromatin structure
Prof Ho Yi MAK 麥晧怡
Division of Life Science

Associate Professor
Director of Biosciences Central Research Facility

Tel:
(852) 2358 8785
Email:
Language:
English, Cantonese
Area of Expertise:
Cell biology
Fat storage
Organelle structure and function
Metabolic diseases
Caenorhabditis elegans
Prof Hongbin LIU 劉紅斌
Department of Ocean Science, Division of Life Science

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7341
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Marine plankton ecology
Microbial food web dynamics
Biodiversity
Global change biology
Prof Jun XIA 夏軍
Division of Life Science, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7293
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Protein trafficking
Synaptic transmission (Neurotransmission)
Prof Kai LIU 劉凱
Division of Life Science

Cheng Associate Professor of Science
Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7277
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Molecular mechanisms regulating axon regeneration
Prof Karl HERRUP
Division of Life Science

Chair Professor
Director of SSCI-IAS Super-resolution Imaging Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7308
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Aging
Molecular and cellular neuroscience
Neurodegenerative disease
Cell cycle
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) damage
Prof Karl Wah Keung TSIM 詹華強
Division of Life Science

Chair Professor
Director of Center for Chinese Medicine Research and Development

Tel:
(852) 2358 7332
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Agricultural and domestic animal services
Cellular and molecular mechanisms
Food science and technology
Molecular and cellular neuroscience
Prof King Lau CHOW 周敬流
Division of Life Science, Interdisciplinary Programs Office, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Acting Dean of Students
Director of Interdisciplinary Programs Office
Professor
Director of Development for the Gifted and Talented Team
Program Director of Individualized Interdisciplinary Major Program

Tel:
(852) 2358 7342
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Genetics
Evolutionary biology
Cellular and molecular mechanisms
Developmental biology
Sensory organ differentiation
Prof Peiyuan QIAN 錢培元
Department of Ocean Science, Division of Life Science

Acting Head and Chair Professor
Chair Professor
David von Hansemann Professor of Science

Tel:
(852) 2358 7331
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Marine genomics and proteomics
Marine ecology
Marine invertebrate larvae
Natural resources and conservation
Prof Qinglu ZENG 曾慶璐
Department of Ocean Science, Division of Life Science

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8701
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Cyanobacteria
Virology
Marine bacteria
Environmental microbiology
Marine microbial ecology
Prof Stanley Chun Kwan LAU 劉振鈞
Division of Life Science, Division of Environment and Sustainability, Department of Ocean Science

Associate Professor
Program Director of Environmental Science Programs

Tel:
(852) 2358 7329
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Marine bacteria
Environmental microbiology
Marine pollution
Marine microbial ecology
Prof Tom CHEUNG 張曉東
Division of Life Science

S H Ho Assistant Professor of Life Science
Assistant Professor
Director of HKUST-BGI Joint Research Center
Associate Director of Biosciences Central Research Facility

Tel:
(852) 2358 7306
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Aging
Muscle stem cells
Single particle/molecule/cell studies
Muscular dystrophy
Stem cell biology
Prof Wenxiong WANG 王文雄
Department of Ocean Science, Division of Life Science

Chair Professor
Director of Coastal Marine Laboratory

Tel:
(852) 2358 7346
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Marine environment