About Franco Leung

Franco King Chi LEUNG
Assistant Professor, Research Team Leader

Email: kingchifranco.leung@polyu.edu.hk
ORCID: 0000-0003-0895-9307
ResearcherID: M-3860-2016


Academic Career:

June 2019 – Present:
Assistant Professor; Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology; PolyU

Aug 2019 – Present:
Member; State Key Laboratory of Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery; PolyU


Awards and Honours:

2017 – 2019:
Croucher Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow; The Croucher Foundation (HK)

2014 – 2017:
International Program Associate (Ph.D. Scholarship); RIKEN (Japan)


Education Background:

Oct 2017 – Jun 2019:
Croucher Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow; University of Groningen;
Supervisor: Prof. Ben L. Feringa
Apr 2017 – Oct 2017:
Postdoctoral Fellow; University of Groningen;
Supervisor: Prof. Ben L. Feringa
Jul 2016 – Aug 2016:
Exchange Ph.D. Student; University of Groningen;
Supervisor: Prof. Ben L. Feringa

Apr 2014 – Mar 2017:
Ph.D. in Electronic Chemistry; Tokyo Institute of Technology;
Supervisors: Prof. Takanori Fukushima and Dr. Yoichi M.A. Yamada

Jul 2013 – Mar 2014:
Research Assistant; PolyU;
Supervisor: Dr. Man Kin Wong
Jul 2011 – Jun 2013:
M.Phil. in Chemical Technology; PolyU;
Supervisor: Dr. Man Kin Wong
Sept 2007 – Jun 2011:
B.Sc. (Hon.) in Chemical Technology; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)