Jenny Chien joined the Auckland Patents team in 2019 after working as a Research Associate at the University of Auckland’s Leukaemia & Blood Cancer Research Unit. Jenny has a Ph.D. in Molecular Cell Biology from Washington University and a BSc with Honours in Biochemistry from National University of Singapore. Her Ph.D investigated cell size regulation in bacteria. Jenny has also started studying towards her Trans-Tasman Patent Attorney Registration.
Jenny is proficient in Mandarin and English. Her knowledge and skills gives her the ability to advise in relation to medical and biological technologies. Jenny’s work focuses on assisting the team with patent prosecution, drafting patent specifications, patent searching and patent landscaping.
Outside of work, Jenny likes to read, hike, travel and watch movies.