Group Members

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Chuan Ku (顧銓)

Assistant research fellow / professor (2019.01–) [CV]
email: chuanku@gate.sinica.edu.tw

  • B.Sc., Life Science (minor in Geosciences), National Taiwan University
  • M.Sc., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Natioanl Taiwan University (with Jer-Ming Hu)
  • Research assistant, Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology (with Chih-Horng Kuo)
  • Dr. rer. nat., Biology, University of Düsseldorf, Germany (with Bill Martin) [DAAD scholarship]
  • Postdoc, Plant and Environmental Sciences, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel (with Assaf Vardi) [EMBO fellowship]

Ming-Wei Lai (賴名威)

Lab manager (2020.07–)
email: mwlai@gate.sinica.edu.tw

  • B.Sc., Life Science, Fu-Jen Catholic University
  • M.Sc., Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Natioanl Taiwan University
  • Ph.D., Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Natioanl Taiwan University (with Ruey-Fen Liou)
  • Research scientist, Industrial Technology Research Institute / Trade Wind Biotech

Tzu-Tong Kao (高資棟)

Postdoctoral researcher (2020.02–)
email: tzutongkao@gate.sinica.edu.tw

  • B.Sc., Life Science, National Taiwan University
  • M.Sc., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Natioanl Taiwan University
  • Research assistant, Taiwan Forestry Research Institute
  • Ph.D., Biology, Duke University, USA (with Kathleen Pryer)

Chia-Ling Yang (楊佳陵)

Research associate (2019.04–)
email: as0190267@gate.sinica.edu.tw

  • B.Sc., Science Education, National Taipei University of Education
  • M.Sc., Plant Biology, National Taiwan University (Chiu-Ping Cheng)

Tzu-Haw Wang (王姿皓)

Bioinformatician / research associate (2019.09–)
email: tzuhawwang@gate.sinica.edu.tw

  • B.Sc., Bioscience and Biotechnology, National Taiwan Ocean University
  • M.Sc., Oceanography, National Taiwan University (with Sen-Lin Tang)

Tsu-Wang Sun (孫祖望)

M.Sc. student (2020.09–); undergrad researcher (2019.07–2020.02)
email: stsuwang@smail.nchu.edu.tw

  • B.Sc., Plant Pathology, National Chung Hsing University
  • Undergraduate research grant from Ministry of Science and Technology (2019.07–2020.02)
  • M.Sc., Genome and Systems Biology, National Taiwan University (2020.09–)

Siwat Chang

Research associate (2020.09–); research intern (2020.02–2020.04)
email: siwat.chang123@gmail.com

  • B.Sc., Biochemistry, Imperial College London, UK

Elias Miguel Barreira

Visiting master’s student (2020.09–)
email: libraries.area@gmail.com

  • M.Sc., Computer Science, University of Lisbon, Portugal (2011-2015)
  • M.Sc., Bioinformatics, University of Lisbon, Portugal (2018-)

Tong Jyun (Tom) Ho

Research intern (2020.06–)
email: th456@cornell.edu

  • B.A., Biological Sciences, Cornell University, USA (2017.08–)

Shang-Hong Lin (林上泓)

Research intern (2020.07–)
email: s0624011@gm.ncue.edu.tw

  • B.Sc., Biology, National Changhua University of Education (2017.08–)

Alumni

Bo-Wei Wang (王柏崴)

2019.01–2019.12
Role: Lab manager / research associate

  • B.Sc. & M.Sc., Environmental Biology and Fisheries Science, National Taiwan Ocean University (with Kuo-Ping Chiang)

Vi Lê

2020.02–2020.05
Role: Research intern

  • B.Sc., Biotechnology, Vietnamese National University, Vietnam (2017-2021)