Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Associate Professor Dr Wong Ching Lee


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Associate Professor II, Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, 01/03/2011 to present
  • Associate Dean (Postgraduate, Research & Innovation), School of Biosciences, Taylor's University, 01/07/2013 to 30/06/2015
  • Programme Director (Biotechnology, Biomedical Science and Food Science with Nutrition), School of Biosciences, Taylor's University, 01/06/2011 to 30/06/2013
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • PhD in Algae Biotechnology, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM), Malaysia
  • master of Philosophy (MPhill), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM), Malaysia
  • B.Sc (Hons), UNIVERSITY KEBANGSAAN MALAYSIA (UKM), Malaysia
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World Malaysian Chapter (OWSD MC), Vice President, 2017 to 2019 (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Marine Sciences, Life member, Since 2013 (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Marine Sciences, Honorary-Treasurer, 2008 to 2010 (National)
  • Asia Pacific Society of Applied Phycology, Editor, 2006 to 2009 (International)
  • Asia Pacific Society for Applied Phycology, Honorary Secretary, 2006 to 2012 (International)
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book Chapter
2017
  • Yu, K-X., Chew, L-Y., Wong, C-L. (2017). Superfood red seaweed. In Azlan, A., Ismail, A. (Eds.), Functional foods wonder of the world evidence-based functional foods in health & disease (pp. 193-215). Selangor, Malaysia: UPM Press, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Article in Journals
2018
  • Muhamad, SNS, Ling PKA, Wong CL (2018) Effect of plant growth regulators on direct regeneration and callus induction from Sargassum polycystum C. Agardh. J Appl Phycol. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10811-018-1649-1 (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Kok, M.L.J, Wong, C.L. (2018) Physicochemical properties of edible alginate film from Malaysian Sargassum polycystum C. Agardh. Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy. 9, 87-94 (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Lim, J.Y., Hii, S.L., Chee, S.Y., Wong, C.L. (2018) Sargassum siliquosum J. Agardh extract as potential material for synthesis of bioplastic film. Journal of Applied Phycology
     
2016
  • Kok, Jamie Mei-Lin; Jee, Jap-Meng; Chew, Lye-Yee; Wong, Ching-Lee (2016). The potential of the brown seaweed Sargassum polycystum against acne vulgaris. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYCOLOGY, 28(5), pp.3127-3133 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hii S.-L., Lim J.-Y., Ong W.-T., Wong C.-L. (2016). Agar from malaysian red seaweed as potential material for synthesis of bioplastic film. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, 11(Special Issue onsomche2015), pp.1-15 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ahmad R., Yu K.-X., Wong C.-L., Jantan I. (2016). Larvicidal and adulticidal activities of malaysian seaweeds against Aedes Aegypti (L.) and Aedes Albopictus skuse (diptera: Culicidae). Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 47(4), pp.719-730 (ISI-Indexed)
2015
  • Yu K.-X., Wong C.-L., Ahmad R., Jantan I. (2015). Larvicidal activity, inhibition effect on development, histopathological alteration and morphological aberration induced by seaweed extracts in Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 8(12), pp.1006-1012 (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Hii S.-L., Lip K.-F., Loh Y.-T., Wong C.-L. (2015). Statistical optimization of fermentable sugar extraction from the Malaysian brown alga Sargassum binderi. Journal of Applied Phycology 27(5), pp.2089-2098 (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Yu, K-X, Wong, C-L, Rohani, A, Ibrahim, J. (2015) Mosquitocidal and Oviposition Repellent Activities of the Extracts of Seaweed Bryopsis pennata on Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. Molecules. 20:14082-14102 (ISI-Indexed)
     
2014
  • Yu, K-X., Ibrahim, J., Rohani, A., Wong, C-L. (2014) The major bioactive components of seaweeds and their mosquitocidal potential. Parasitol Res. 113:3121–3141 (ISI-Indexed)
     
2013
  • Belinda, Y-M-L., Wong, C.L. (2013) Seasonal growth rate of Sargassum species at Teluk Kemang, Port Dickson, Malaysia. J. Appl. Phycol. 25:805–814 (ISI-Indexed)
     
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Sargassum-synthesized silver nanoparticles as effective emerging tool for vector control of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes, Project Leader, 2017 to 2020 (National)
  • Synthesis of biopolymer-based packaging by cross linking irradiated sodium alginate and fucoidan from Malaysian brown seaweeds, Co-researcher, 2015 to 2016 (Taylor's University)
  • In Vitro Tissue Culture of Sargassum Species with Enhanced Biochemical Properties Through Application of Gamma Irradiation, Project Leader, 2013 to 2017 (National)
  • Development of Bioplastic from Natural Polysaccharides of Selected Malaysian Seaweeds, Project Leader, 2013 to 2017 (National)
  • Dye removal using seaweeds, Project Leader, 2007 to 2010 (National)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
COMPLETED
  • EFFECTS OF SARGASSUM POLYCYSTUM EXTRACTS AGAINST ACNE VULGARIS, JAMIE KOK MEI LIN  (Main Supervisor)
ONGOING
  • SITI NOR SAFRIENA BINTI MUHAMAD  (Main Supervisor)
  • LIM JIA YEE  (Main Supervisor)
  • LEAN JO SZE  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
PRESENTATION
(Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
ORAL PRESENTER
  • Alginate from Sargassum polycystum as potential material for synthesis of bioplastic film, The 9th Asia-Pacific Conference on Algal Biotechnology (APCAB 2016), 15/11/2016 to 18/11/2016, King Mongkul s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT); National Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC); faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University; Under the auspices of Asia-Pacific Sociuety for Applied Phycology  (International)
  • PHYSICAL AND FUNCTIONAL PROPERTIES OFSEAWEED-BASE MEAT ANALOGUES , The 9th Asia-Pacific Conference on Algal Biotechnology (APCAB 2016), 15/11/2016 to 18/11/2016, King Mongkul s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT); National Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC); faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University; Under the auspices of Asia-Pacific Sociuety for Applied Phycology  (International)
  • Optimization of Fermentable Sugar Extraction from Sargassum Binderi, 5th International Congress of the International Society for Applied Phycology (ISAP) 2014, 22/06/2014 to 27/06/2014, International Society of Applied Phycology - (http://isap2014.com/) (International)
  • Seasonal Growth Rate Of Sargassum Species at Teluk Kemang, Port Dickson, Malaysia, 8th Asia-Pacific Conference on Algal biotechnology and 1st international Conference on Coastal Biotechnology, 09/07/2012 to 12/07/2012, Flinders University & The University of Adelaide (http://www.sapmea.asn.au/apcab2012) (International)
  • Removal of Basic Yellow 11 from Aqueous Solution by Sorption on Caulerpa lentillifera (Chorophyceaea), 2011 International Conference on Biotechnology and Environment Management ICBEM 2011, 16/09/2011 to 18/09/2011, Asia-Pacific Chemical , Biological & Environtment Management - ICBEM 2011 ( http://www.cbees.org/index.htm) (International)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Statistical Screening of Factors affecting Production of Bioplastic Film from Sargassum polycystum, The 8th Asian Pacific Phycological Forum 2017, 08/10/2017 to 13/10/2017, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, University of Malaya under the auspices of the Asian Pacific Phycological Association (APPA)  (International)
OTHERS
  • Bioplastic Film Synthesis Process by using Sargassum siliquosum extract, THE 8TH ASIAN PACIFIC PHYCOLOGICAL FORUM (APPF 2017), 08/10/2017 to 13/10/2017, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES), University of Malaya under the auspices of the Asian Pacific Phycological Association (APPA) (International)
  • Effect of Plant Growth Regulators on Direct Regeneration and Callus Induction from Sargassum polycystum, THE 8TH ASIAN PACIFIC PHYCOLOGICAL FORUM (APPF 2017), 08/10/2017 to 13/10/2017, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES), University of Malaya under the auspices of the Asian Pacific Phycological Association (APPA) (International)
  • Acetylcholinesterase inhibitory effects of Bryopsis pennata, Padina australis and Sargassum binderi in Aedes aegypti (L.) and Aedes albopictus Skuse model, THE 8TH ASIAN PACIFIC PHYCOLOGICAL FORUM (APPF 2017), 08/10/2017 to 13/01/2018, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES), University of Malaya under the auspices of the Asian Pacific Phycological Association (APPA) (International)
  • Natural Preservative Properties of Sodium Alginate and Fucoidan from Sargassum polycystum , The 9th Asia-Pacific Conference on Algal Biotechnology (APCAB 2016), 15/11/2016 to 18/11/2016, King Mongkul s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT); National Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC); faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University; Under the auspices of Asia-Pacific Sociuety for Applied Phycology  (International)
  • Larvicidal activity, morphological aberration, histopathological alteration and in vitro enzyme inhibition induced by the green seaweed Bryopsis pennata in Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes, The 9th Asia-Pacific Conference on Algal Biotechnology (APCAB 2016), 15/11/2016 to 18/11/2016, King Mongkul s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT); National Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC); faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University; Under the auspices of Asia-Pacific Sociuety for Applied Phycology  (International)
AWARDS AND STEWARDSHIP
(Name of Award/Stewardship),(Award Category),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
  • 8th Asian Pacific Phycological Forum (APPF 2017), Conference, University of Malaya (UM), 2017 (Commendable Oral presentation)
  • Bioeconomy Innovation Awards 2017 - Bronze awards under Agriculture / Agro-based Industry Category (Most Commercial Ready), Exhibition/Invention, Malaysian Bioeconomy Development Corporation Sdn. Bhd., 2017 (Bioeconomy Innovation Awards)
  • Bioeconomy Innovation Awards 2017 -Bronze awards under Agriculture / Agro-based Industry Category (Most Innovative Product), Exhibition/Invention, Malaysian Bioeconomy Development Corporation Sdn. Bhd., 2017 (Bioeconomy Innovation Awards)
  • Bioeconomy Innovation Awards 2017 - Bronze awards under Healthcare & wellness Category (Most commercial Ready Product), Exhibition/Invention, Malaysian Bioeconomy Development Corporation Sdn. Bhd., 2017 (Bioeconomy Innovation Awards)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • Flagship Project, Research, 17/05/2017 to 17/05/2017
  • Bioeconomy Day, Research, 14/03/2017 to 14/03/2017