Faculty

We currently have 6 members in our faculty (two professors, one associate professor,three assistant professor) and one technician

TeacherPositionDegree and Professional CareersResearch FieldContact
Hui-Chun Wang Professor/ Director
  • Ph. D. in Graduate Institute of Life Sciences, National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan
  • Post-doc. in Institue of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Cancer Pharmacology, Signal Transduction
Yang-Chang Wu Professor
  •  Ph.D, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
  • Research Fellow, Meijo University at Nagoya of Pharmacy in Japan
  • Postdoc. Research Fellow, dept. of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, USA
In research of the constituents of bioactive natural product and development of Chinese herbal medicines

Fang-Rong Chang

Prof. Dir, Dr. Dr. h.c. mult

Professor

Director , National Research Institute of Chinese Medicine (NRICM), Taiwan

  • Ph. D. in Graduate Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
  • Post-doc. in University of North Carolina, USA
  • Visiting Research Scholar in Okayama University of Science, Japan
  •  Honorary Doctor of Pharmacy,  Uppsala University, Sweden, 2017
  • Doctor Honoris Causa, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Szeged, Hungary
lPharmacognosy
lNatural Product Chemistry
lMedicinal Chemistry
lCross kingdom Assay (transgenic plants to Human activities)
lGenetic and Epigenetic Modulation for Functional Fungal Secondary Metabolites
lTraditional Chinese (Herbal) Medicine
lFunctional Food
lNew Drug Development
lSmall NMEs (New Molecular Entities) 
Chin-Chung Wu Professor
  • Ph. D. in Pharmacology, National Taiwan University
  • Post-doc. in University of North Carolina, USA
Discovery of antithrombotic drugs and anticancer drugs Signal transduction (Protease-activated receptors, Protein disulfide isomerase, Cyclic nucleotides)
Yuan-Bin Cheng Associate Professor
  • Ph. D. in Department of Marine Biotechnology and Resources, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan
  • Post-doc in Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD, USA
Marine Invertebrate Natural Products, Phytochemistry, Marine Actinobacteria Natural Products
Yi-Jan Lin Associate  Professor
  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Institute of Biophysical Chemistry, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany
High Quality Protein Structure Determination, Large Scale Production and Purification of recombinant Protein
Chia-Hung Yen Associate Professor
  • Ph.D., Molecular Medicine Program, Institute of Public Health, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University , Taipei, Taiwan.
Molecular Biology, Tumor Biology, Biochemistry, High throughput drug screen, Molecular Toxicology
Yih-Fung Chen Assistant Professor
  • PhD in Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • Post-doc in Pharmacology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan>
Target-based anti-cancer drug screening and discovery; Ion transport systems in human diseases; Cytoskeleton dynamics and signaling transduction; Bio-imaging techniques

* Each of our faculty specialize in different fields of study and perform inter disciplinary research with various academic institutes and/or industries.

Associate Faculty

In association with College of Pharmacy. Instructs students from Graduate Institute of Natural Products

TeacherPositionDegree and Professional CareersResearch FieldContact
Ming-Hong Yen Associate Professor Ph. D. in Graduate Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan Herbal Medicine, Prescriptoion of Chinese Medicine, Histology and Pharmacology of Pharmacognosy
Chang Hsun-Shuo  Associate Professor  Ph. D. in Graduate Institute of Natural Products  , Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan  Chemical constituents and bioactivities of Formosan plants Purification and identification of  bioactive constituents of endophytic fungi from Formosan endemic plants 

 

Associate Faculty

In association with other Academic Institutions. Instructs students from Graduate Institute of Natural Products

TeacherPositionDegree and Professional CareersResearch FieldContact
Yi-Ching Lo Professor (Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Medicine) Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan Pharmacology, Toxicology
Hsueh-Wei Chang Professor (Department of Biomedical Science and Environmental Biology)
  • Ph D. in National Tsing Hua University, Department of Life Science.
  • Post-doc. in Johns Hopkins University.
Bioinformatics, SNP, Genomics, Cancer Genetics
Jin-Ching Lee Professor (Department of Biotechnology)
  • Ph. D. in Graduate Institute of Life Sciences, National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan
  • Post-doc. in Academia Sinica and National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan
Virology, Molecular Biology

 

Adjunct Faculty

Currently do not instruct students from Graduate Institute of Natural Products

TeacherPositionDegree and Professional CareersResearch FieldContact
         
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