Prof Linfeng Huang

 

Associate Professor of Biology
Division of Natural and Applied Sciences, Duke Kunshan University

Prof Huang received his Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Biological Sciences at China Agricultural University in Beijing. After graduation in 2003, he did a short academic visit at Centre for Ecology and Hydrology-Oxford in UK before pursuing his PhD with Prof. Sir David Baulcombe at the Sainsbury Laboratory, John Innes Centre in UK. He obtained his PhD which was registered at University of East Anglia in 2009. He then did his postdoctoral training with Prof. Judy Lieberman at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in USA. He joined the Department of Biomedical Sciencesat, City University of Hong, as an Assistant Professor in Aug 2014 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2020.

Prof Huang joined Duke Kunshan Unversity as an Associate Professor of Biology in Sep 2020.

In 2018, Dr Huang founded Xiaomo Biotech at Hong Kong Science Park: www.xiaomobio.com

Awards & Fellowships:
2014 Harvard Chinese Life Science Annual Distinguished Research Award
2011-12 GSK-IDI Alliance Fellowship
2008 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad
2008 Keystone Symposia Scholarship
2007 UK-Japan Collaboration Development Award, British Embassy in Japan
2005-08 Overseas Research Students Award, Universities UK
2004-06 Marie Curie Early Stage Training Fellowship, European Union
2004-08 John Innes Centre/The Sainsbury Laboratory 4-year rotation PhD studentship

Teaching:
DKU
BIOL 212 Microbiology
BIOL 304 Molecular Genetic Analysis
BIOL 201 Cell and Molecular Biology
CityU HK
BMS3004 Advanced Medical Microbiology
BMS2001 Medical Microbiology
BMS2003 Biochemistry

Teaching study project:
The power of textbook: an experiment on studying the impact of possessing a hardcopy of textbook in class

 

Office: IB3109
No. 8 Duke Avenue
Duke Kunshan University
Kunshan, Jiangsu
China, 215316

Tel: +86-512-3665-7781

Email: linfeng.huang@dukekunshan.edu.cn