Faculty and Staff

Teaching Staff


Wong, Kam Bo 黃錦波  Structure-function studies of proteins; Structural basis of protein thermostability; and Structural studies of proteins by NMR and X-Ray crystallography


Chan, Ho Yin Edwin 陳浩然  Biochemical and genetic studies of human diseases
Chan, Michael Kenneth 陳文博  Protein Crystallography and Chemical Biology
Chen, Zhenyu 陳振宇 
Food and nutrition
Cheung, Chi Keung Peter 張志強  Structure-function of cell wall polysaccharides/dietary fiber; Fungal/mushroom bioactive substances; Prebiotics, probiotics and gut microbiome
Chu, Ka Hou 朱嘉濠  Molecular systematics and ecology; Marine biotechnology and genomics; Crustacean biology; Seafood allergy
Fong, Wing Ping 方永平  Structure and function study of antiquitin; and Anti-cancer activities of novel photosensitizers

Jiang, Liwen 姜里文  Plant cell and molecular biology; Protein targeting and trafficking in plant cells; Organelle biogenesis and function in plants; and Plant biotechnology
Kong, Siu Kai 江紹佳  CBiol; MIBiol; Mitochondria as regulators of cell death; Erythropoiesis and apoptosis; Cancer biochemistry; and Development of biosensors
Lam, Hon Ming 林漢明  Plant and agricultural biotechnology
Lee, Shing Yip Joe 李成業  Ecology and biogeochemistry of estuarine wetlands such as mangroves and saltmarshes; Application of stable isotopes in marine environmental research; Marine ecosystem dynamics, rehabilitation and restoration

Shaw, Pang Chui 邵鵬柱  Protein structure and function study; and Quality control and authentication of Chinese medicinal material
Wong, Po Keung 王保強  Environmental biotechnology/microbiology; Ecotoxicology; and Environmental technology/management

Associate Professor

Au, Wing Ngor Shannon 區詠娥  Molecular and structural biology
Chan, King Ming 陳竟明  Fish endocrinology and Aquatic toxicology
Chan, Ting Fung 陳廷峰  RNomics and bioinformatics in biological processes and diseases; Platform development for structural variation detection and comparative analysis of complex genomic variation
Chu, Lee Man 朱利民  Industrial ecology; Restoration ecology; Pollution studies
Chung, Hau Yin 鍾厚賢  Food flavor; Food quality; Bioactive components from food and herb in health; and Food by-product utilization
Guo, Dianjing 郭殿京  Computational and systems biology; and Plant genomics and metabolomics
Kang, Byung Ho 姜秉昊 Plant Cell Biology; 3D electron microscopy
Kwan, Kin Ming 關健明
  Genetic Control of Organogenesis in Development

Lau, Kwok Fai 劉國輝  Molecular neuroscience
Leung, Lai Kwok 梁禮國  Food toxicology
Ngai, Sai Ming 倪世明  Bioinformatics and proteomics; Protein/Peptide biochemistry; PTMs, structural and functional studies; and Research and development on modern Chinese medicine
Tsang, Suk Ying Faye 曾淑瑩  Stem cell biology and Cardiovascular physiology


Assistant Professor

He, Junxian 何軍賢  Hormone signal transduction in plants; Nitrogen signaling and nitrogen use efficiency of plants; Functional genomics of pant stress resistance
Hui, Ho Lam Jerome 許浩霖  microRNA biology; animal evolution; comparative endocrinology; genomics and transcriptomics; and arthropods, marine and freshwater invertebrates
Luo, Haiwei 羅海偉  Microbial evolution and ecology; genomics; bioinformatics
Ngo, Chi Ki Jacky 敖志祺  Structural biology
Tsang, Ling Ming 曾令銘  Biogeography and conservation genetictructural biology; Evolution and phylogeny of crustaceans; and Molecular ecology of marine animals

Wong, Wing Tak Jack 黃永德 Vascular and metabolic biology; Stem cell biology; and Cardiovascular regeneration
Zhong, Silin 鍾思林  Epigenetics and genomics; Hormone signaling network; Fruit ripening; and Sequencing technology

Research Professor

Kwan, Hoi Shan 關海山  Food safety, microbiology, chemistry and biotechnology; Fungal and crustacean genetics; Molecular biology and genomics; and Molecular analysis of Chinese medicine and food

Research Associate Professor

Ang, Put O Jr. 伍澤賡  Marine Benthic Ecology and Phylogeography; Coral Reef Ecology and Biology; Seaweed Ecology, Eco-physiology and application; and Conservation biology

Research Assistant Professor

Chen, Liyuan 陳麗媛  Investigate the versatile functions of Plant E3 ligases; Determine the dynamic functions of stem cells expressed proteins in plants; and Identify the transcription regulatory networks of plant hormone signal pathways
Koon, Chun Alex 管進  Synaptic plasticity; Neurodegenerative diseases; Neurobiology; Developmental biology
Lau, Wilson Chun Yu 劉振宇 Cryo-electron microscopy; Structural biology
Qin, Jing 覃靜  Bioinformatics; Integrative omics; Gene regulatory networks

Senior Lecturer

Chiu, Chi Ming Lawrence 招志明  Cell signaling in apoptosis; Reversal of drug resistance in cancer cells by targeting their apoptosis signaling pathways with bioactive molecules; and Applications of flow cytometry


Chow, Cheung Ming Cherry 周祥明  Plant cell biology; and Membrane trafficking
Chui, Pui Yi Apple 崔佩怡 Reproductive and larval ecology of corals; Coral recruitment dynamics; Reef restoration using sexually reared corals
Lo, Fai Hang 羅輝恒  Molecular cell biology, cancer Research; natural product research
Ngai, Hung Kui 魏雄鉅  Protein biochemistry; Metabolic diseases
Pang, Kok Shuen Iris 彭珏琁  Immunology; Innate activation of adaptive immunity; Pathogen recognition by innate receptors; Influenza virus infection; Immune regulation by commensal bacteria
Siow, Lam Nina 蕭琳  Molecular and cellular neuroscience; cell signaling and gene regulation
Yam, Kwan Mei 任君美  Molecular biology; Endocrinology; Popular science promotion; and Learning & teaching methodologies
Yip, Pui Sze Peggy 葉珮詩  Community nutrition; Public health; and Nutrition education and promotion

Assistant Lecturer

Chu, Kin Kan Astley 朱建勤  Food Processing Technology and Product Development; and Teaching Material Development in Food Science

Part-time Lecturer

Chung, Kwok Cheong 鍾國昌   Aquaculture, Systematics and reproduction of teleost fish; and Recirculated aquaculture systems