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
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
Zhang, Jianhua 張建華  Plant physiology and molecular biology under environmental stresses

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  RNA genomics and bioinformatics: Functions and regulations of non-coding RNAs in biological processes and diseases; Genotype-phenotype relationships in complex diseases or traits; Software development for high-throughput data analysis;  Applications in synthetic biology
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
Lee, Sau Tuen Susanna 李秀端  Molecular toxicology and Animal transgenic technology
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; ecology; genomics; and bioinformatics
Ngo, Chi Ki Jacky 敖志祺  Structural biology
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
Lee, Ming Ming Marianne 李明名  Protein Crystallography, protein delivery, chemical biology
Qin, Jing 覃靜  Bioinformatics; Integrative omics approaches for gene regulation studies; Gene regulatory networks; Marine genomics; Stem cell and cancer multi-omics

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

Assistant Lecturer

Chu, Kin Kan Astley 朱建勤  Food Processing Technology and Product Development; and Teaching Material Development in Food Science
Yip, Pui Sze Peggy 葉珮詩  Community nutrition; Public health; and Nutrition education and promotion

Part-time Lecturer

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