Chia-Wei "Ken" Lee, Ph.D.

Chia-Wei (Ken) Lee

Chia-Wei "Ken" Lee, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Chia-Wei Lee is from Taiwan and received his Ph.D. from the Department of Chemistry, Technical University of Munich, Germany. 

As a Ph.D. student in the International Max Planck Institute for Life Sciences Research (IMPRS-LS) program at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry (MPI-B), he studied selective autophagy with a focus on the discovery of novel selective autophagy receptors and pathways. He recently joined the Farese & Walther lab as a postdoctoral fellow and will focus on protein quality control and lipid droplet metabolism.