Chair and Professor
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Kyongbum Lee is Professor and Chair of the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department at Tufts University and a fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering. He obtained his B.S. in chemical engineering from Stanford University and Ph.D. in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His research interests are in metabolic engineering, tissue engineering, and systems biology. A major thrust area is the development and use of metabolomics technologies for the study of the human intestinal microbiome.