Wei Li, PhD

Korean Medicine (KM)-Application Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daegu, Republic of Korea

Wei Li is a senior researcher of Korean medicine (KM)-Application Center, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine (KIOM), Daegu, Republic of Korea from 2016. He received his Ph.D. in Natural Product Chemistry from Chungnam National University from 2010 to 2013. He worked as an assistant professor at School of Biotechnology, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan, Republic of Korea from 2014 to 2016. He has published more than 70 SCI papers in the last 7 years and served as reviewers of specialized journals in natural products, pharmacology, food science, and organic chemistry. His primary research interests are focused on isolation and structure elucidation of natural compounds from medicinal plants, pharmacological evaluation of natural products, development and standardization of oriental medicines, and development of new drugs, botanical dietary supplements and functional cosmetics from natural sources.

Terms of Appointment: Jan 2020 – Dec 2021