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For postdoctoral and PhD position inquiry, please send your cover letter and CV to Dr. Tuck Seng Wong at Thank you.

7 August 2019

Tuck has been awarded the prestigious RAEng|The Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellowship! Read more.

30 July 2019

Tuck has been appointed as a Visiting Professor at the Thailand's National Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology  (BIOTEC).

22 July 2019

Our DyP4 paper is now available in Chinese too. Thank you Prof. Jian-He Xu. Read more.

3 June 2019

Our DyP4 paper was selected by the editor as the June Featured Article of Bioresources and Bioprocessing. Read more.

3 June 2019

Tuck delivered a talk on BioCCU at the East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China.

29 March 2019

Tuck delivered a keynote lecture at the 1st Synthetic Biology Conference in Cyprus. Read more.

5 March 2019

Miriam passed her PhD viva with minor correction! Well done Miriam!

11 February 2019

We won grant award to develop high-pressure gas fermentation. Read more.

14 January 2019

Tuck was invited to present at the PepTalk San Diego 2019. Read more.

19 December 2018

Abdul passed his PhD viva with minor correction! Well done Abdul!

24 October 2018

Yomi passed his PhD viva! Excellent work Yomi!

3 October 2018

My heartfelt congratulations to Prof. Frances Arnold for winning a Nobel Prize in Chemistry!

17 September 2018

Inas passed her PhD with minor correction! Well done Inas!

24 August 2018

Jessica Mellor and Aryan Ghobadi, two high school students funded by the Nuffield Foundation, completed their placement with us!

9 July 2018

Zaki passed his PhD with minor correction! Well done Zaki!

26 June 2018

Tuck is a #SuperVisionary!


22 June 2018

Tuck was voted Best Lecturer again! 4th year in a row!

11 March 2018

Tuck delivered invited speech at the ASEAN Talk!

14 February 2018

Pawel passed his PhD with minor correction! Well done Pawel!


4 December 2017

Hossam passed his PhD with minor correction! Well done Hossam!


14 November 2017

Tuck delivered two lectures at the symposium "Technology Updated on Enzyme and Biocatalysts Engineering", organized by the National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and Ministry of Science and Technology, Thailand.

25 October 2017

Three new PhD students joined our research team. Welcome Robert, Melvin and Valeriane!

20 July 2017

Tuck was voted by graduating students as the Best Lecturer for their entire 4-year study at the University of Sheffield.

22 June 2017

Jose won Best Poster Prize in PGR Conference.

15 June 2017

Pawel's QuickStep-Cloning was featured in Biocompare. Read more.

31 May 2017

Tuck completed his Royal Academy of Engineering Industrial Fellowship. Read more.

21 March 2017

Tuck was appointed as Deputy Director of Recruitment (International).

3 February 2017

Tuck was shortlisted by Innovate UK to participate in the Newton-Bhabha Fund Biotechnology Solutions for Waste scoping visit to India.

19 December 2016

Tuck, Kang Lan and Pawel visited BIOTEC (Bangkok, Thailand).

30 September 2016

Jian Wei Tee won 3rd prize in the SURF Best Student Researcher.

30 September 2016

Jian Wei Tee and James Ratcliffe completed their SURF with us.

26 September 2016

Tuck was awarded Industrial Fellowship by the Royal Academy of Engineering.

19 July 2016

Tuck won Best Lecturer Award again!


1 July 2016

Natsai Nyabadza completed her internship with us.

20 June 2016

Tuck was awarded GCRF grant to tackle global challenge with BIOTEC (Bangkok, Thailand).


10 April 2016

David Gonzalez-Perez completed his secondment with us.

1 January 2016

Tuck was promoted to Senior Lecturer.

06 November 2015

Our bio-CCU work was cited in Nature Biotechnology. Read more.

28 September 2015

Tuck successfully ran the SURF programme.

24 July 2015

Tuck won Best Lecturer Award!

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