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Yaw Kuen Li
Professor,Organic Chemistry,Biochemistry & Biotechnology
Name Yaw Kuen Li
Email ykl@cc.nctu.edu.tw
Office Tel No. (03)5712121-31985
website http://web.it.nctu.edu.tw/~nctuliet
Lab. phone 03-5712121#56545
Experience 2014-2017 Dean, College of Science, NCTU
2014-2014 Visiting scholar, NMI, University of Tubingen, Germany
2011-2013 Project director of Chemistry division, NSC
2007-2007 Visiting scholar, Linkoping University, Sweden
2007-2007 Dean of Student Affair, NCTU
2004 -2006 Chair, Department of Applied Chemistry, NCTU
2002 -present Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, NCTU
2001-2001 Visiting scholar, University of British Columbia, Canada
1993-2001 Associate professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, NCTU
1991 -1993 Post-doctoral Fellow, Pharmacology and Molecular Science Department, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Professor
Protein Engineering
Biorecognition
Biosensing
Bioconjugation
Project Category Year Project Title Participartor Job Title Period Unit
Research Projects 2015 Design and Synthesis of Multivalent Phenylboronic Acid Derivatives and the Applications in Bioscience (3 years) PI 2015.08.30 ~ 2018.07.30 MOST
Research Projects 2012 Design and construct an enzymatic platform for the synthesis of flavonoid glycosides (3 years) PI 2012.08.30 ~ 2015.07.30 MOST
Industrial Collaboration 2010 Develop an ultrasensitive nanobiosensor platform with potential for commercialization (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li PI 2010.12.30 ~ 2013.11.30 Ministry of Economic Affair, Taiwan
2010 Study of novel peptides with auto-cleavage properties and the application for effective protein purification (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li PI 2010.08.30 ~ 2012.07.30 NSC
2008 Study of GH-64 family beta-glucosidase through the application of bioinformatics and structure simulation (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li PI 2008.08.30 ~ 2011.07.30 NSC
2007 Study on human hyaluronidases and inhibitor screening (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li PI 2007.08.30 ~ 2010.07.30 NSC
2006 Multi-functional nano-particles for bio-application (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li Co-PI 2006.08.30 ~ 2009.07.30 NSC
2005 Structure and catalytic mechanism of human alpha-fucosidase (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li PI 2005.08.30 ~ 2007.07.30 NSC
2004 Development of a nanosensor platform for biomolecular detection application of (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li PI 2004.08.30 ~ 2007.07.30 NSC
2003 Mechanistic study and application of laminariopentose-producing beta-1.3-glucanase (3 years) Yaw Kuen Li PI 2003.08.30 ~ 2006.07.30 NSC
Country School Name Department Degree
USA Tulane University Chemistry Ph.D.
Taiwan National Cheng Kung Univ. Chemistry M. S.
Taiwan National Tsing Hua Vniv. Chemistry B. S.
Organization Title Department Job Title
National Chiao Tung Univ. College of Science Dean
University of Tubingen, Germany NMI Visiting scholar
National Science Council Natural Science Director of Chemistry devision
li<x>nkoping University, Sweden Chemist, Physics and Biology Visiting Scholar
National Chiao Tung University Student Affair Dean
National Science Council Biological Science Panel of Biochemistry Devision
National Chiao Tung University Applied Chemistry Chair & Professor
National Science Council Natural Science Panel of Chemistry Devision
National Chiao Tung Univ. Chemistry Professor
University of British Columbia, Canada Chemistry Visiting Scholar
National Chiao Tung University Applied Chemistry Associate Professor
Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicin Pharmacology and Molecular Science Post Doctoral Fellow