Faculty member

Department Chair

Hung, Ting-Hsuan Professor and Head

Lab / Office

The First Hall (Back Building)

Telephone

02-3366-4600 (Office)
02-2362-5419 (Lab)

Email

thhung@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Diagnosis and management for tropical diseases of fruit trees
◆ Biotechnology applied in Plant pathology, citrus greening disease (Huanglongbing), Citrus virus diseases, Banana virus diseases, Papaya virus diseases, vector-pathogen relationship

Faculty member

Ruey-Fen LiouProfessor

Lab / Office

Room 403, Zhung Fei Building (Front Building)

Telephone

02-3366-5208 (Lab)

Email

rfliou@ntu.edu.tw

Oomycete-plant interactions

Chao-Ying ChenProfessor

Lab / Office

Room 402, Zhung Fei Building (Front Building)

Telephone

02-33665207
02-23657735

Email

cychen@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Acting mechanism of plant defense protein LsGRP1
◆ LsGRP1-derived antimicrobial peptide
◆ Plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria
◆ Biocontrol potential of Paenibacillus polymyxas
◆ Induced systemic resistance of plants (lily gray mold)
◆ Strawberry gray mold and anthracnose

Chang, Ya-ChunProfessor

Lab / Office

Room 403, Zhung Fei Building (Front Building)

Telephone

02-3366-5209

Email

ycchang@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Plant Virology

Shen, Wei-ChiangProfessor

Lab / Office

Room 216, The First Hall

Telephone

02-3366-4599

Email

wcshen@ntu.edu.tw

Molecular dissection of signal transduction pathways regulating mating, filamentous growth, and virulence in human pathogenic fungus, Cryptococcus neoformans
Study of the molecular mechanisms regulating the pathogenesis in plant pathogenic fungi
Characterization of the biosynthetic pathway of bioactive polysaccharides in Ganoderma lucidum
Development of transformation and expression systems in Ganoderma lucidum
Development of the novel control technique for guava Myxosporium wilt

Tang-Long ShenProfessor

Lab / Office

R315, The First Hall, National Taiwan University

Telephone

02-3366-4998 (Office)
02-3366-4602 (Lab)

Email

shentl@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Plant Pathology (Viroid),
◆ Antrodia Cinnomomea,
◆ Cordyceps,
◆ Cancer Exosome,
◆ Metallothionein,
◆ FAK/Grb Signaling Transduction

Chung, Chia-LinProfessor

Lab / Office

Room303, The First Hall

Telephone

02-3366-1456 (Office)
02-3366-4597 (Lab)

Email

clchung@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Identification and characterization of resistance loci/genes in plants
◆ Marker-assisted breeding
◆ Population biology of fungal pathogens
◆ Virulence and pathogenicity factors of fungal pathogens
◆ Integrated management of fungal diseases

Ying-Lien ChenAssociate Professor

Lab / Office

Room 305 and 307, The First Hall

Telephone

02-3366-4598 (Lab)
02-3366-1763 (Off)

Email

ychen28@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Antifungal drug development
◆ Integrated management of potato common scab
◆ Genetics and pathogenesis of Candida and Fusarium

Yang, Jiue-in Associate Professor

Lab / Office

Room 224, The First Hall

Telephone

02-3366-4601

Email

jiueinyang@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Microbiome/ Phytobiome
◆ Biological Control/ Natural Suppression System
◆ Molecular detection assay development
◆ Nematode population and behavior
◆ Entomopathogenic nematodes in Taiwan

Ariyawansa, Hiran AnjanaAssistant Professor

Lab / Office

Room 323, The First Hall

Telephone

02-3366-4093

Email

ariyawansa44@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Fungal Diversity and Pathogenicity
◆ Fungal Phylogenetics and Systematics
◆ Fungal Evolution
◆ Fungal Biotechnology
◆ Bioremediation

Hao-Xun ChangAssistant Professor

Lab / Office

Room 401, Zhung Fei Building (Front Building)

Telephone

02-3366-4608

Email

hxchang@ntu.edu.tw

◆ Genome-wide association study (GWAS)
◆ Fungal genetic and biology for virulence
◆ Molecular plant-microbe interactions
◆ Genetics, genomics, and comparative genomics for plant and fungi
◆ Microbiome, amplicon sequencing, and metagenomics
◆ Next-generation sequencing and command line-based data analyses