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Fong Kuan Wong Ph.D.

Presidential Fellow (Research)

Research Experience

2020–         

Presidential Fellow

University of Manchester

2015–2020    

Postdoctoral researcher in the lab of Oscar Marín

King's College London

2014–2015   

Wrapping up postdoc in the lab of Wieland B. Huttner

Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics 

2010–2014    

PhD project in the lab of Wieland B. Huttner

Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics

 

2006–2010    

Research Associate  

GlaxoSmithKline (Singapore)

                   

Education

2010–2014   

Technische Universität Dresden

Ph.D. in the lab of Wieland B. Huttner

2008–2010   

National University of Singapore

MSc

2002–2006   

National University of Singapore

Biomedical Sciences (Hons) 

Awards and Fellowships

2020-2025    

Medical Research Council Career Development Award

2020-2023    

Presidential fellowship (University of Manchester)

2018            

FEBS-IBRO/PERC travel award

2017–2019  

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship

2016–2017  

Long-Term EMBO fellowship

2016            

KCL Public engagement grant

 

2013            

DIGS-BB travel award

 

2010–2014

DIGS-BB Fellowship

2010            

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Excellence Science Award

2008           

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Excellence Science Award (Silver)

                     

2000–2001   

Association of Southeast Asian (ASEAN) scholarship for A-Levels