Tin Marsic

PhD Student

Ph.D. Student




  • M.Sc., Molecular Biology, University of Zagreb, Croatia, 2019
  • M.Sc., Pharmaceutical Sciences (Industrial Pharmacy), University of Zagreb, Croatia, 2016
  • B.Sc., Pharmacy, University of Zagreb, Croatia, 2012 

Professional Profile

  • 2013-2015: Teaching Assistant of Pharmaceutics Laboratory, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
  • 2014 Jul.-Sep.: Summer Intern, Department of Medical Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Chicago, USA
  • 2012 Jul.: Participant, International Summer Program of Drug discovery and Drug Delivery System, University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, USA 


  • Outstanding Poster Award, 17th International Symposium on Rice Functional Genomics (ISRFG), Taipei, Taiwan,2019
  • First Placed Winner, KAUST SABB STEAM Innovation Challenge, Saudi Arabia, 2017
  • Grants for Attending International Symposiums, Ministry of Science And Technology, Taiwan, 2014
  • Overseas Exchange Program Scholarship, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2014
  • Academic Achievements Award Second Place, Alumni Foundation of China Medical University , Taichung, Taiwan, 2013
  • Academic Achievements Award, Taiwan Pharmacist Association, Taipei, Taiwan, 2013
  • Overseas Exchange Program Scholarship, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2012
  • Academic Achievements Award, Astellas Foundation for Medical Research and Development Foundation, Taiwan, 2012
  • Taichung City Model Student Award , Taichung Municipal Government, Taichung, Taiwan, 2012 

KAUST Affiliations

Prof. Magdy Mahfouz's Group

CDA - Center for Desert Agriculture

BESE - Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division

Research Interests Keywords

Genome engineering Synthetic biology