Dr Linfeng Huang


Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Dr 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 before joining the faculty of the Department of Biomedical Sciences at CityU in Aug, 2014.

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

BMS3004 Advanced Medical Microbiology, Undergraduate, Course leader
BMS2001 Medical Microbiology, Undergraduate, Co-teacher
BMS2003 Biochemistry, Undergraduate, Co-teacher
BMS8102 Frontiers in Biomedical Sciences, Graduate, Co-teacher
BMS8105 Biotherapy & Nanomedicine, Graduate, Co-teacher

BMS4102 Technology for Regenerative Medicine, Undergraduate, Co-teacher
BCH4018 Microbial Physiology, Undergraduate, Co-teacher

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


Office: TYB 1A-210
Lab: AC1 G2431
City University of Hong Kong
Tat Chee Avenue
Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR

Office: +852-3442-4828
Lab: +852-3442-2805
Fax: +852-3442-0549

Email: linfeng.huang@cityu.edu.hk