Co-Founder and VP of Product, StackRox
Wei Lien Dang is the child of immigrants from Taiwan and Indonesia
Fellowship awarded to support work towards a PhD in Biophysical Engineering at Harvard University
WEI LIEN DANG is Co-Founder and VP of product at StackRox. He writes about grief and parenting at Finding Mettle. Previously, he was head of product at CoreOS. He received his JD/MBA from Harvard University.
Wei Lien, was born in Los Angeles to a family of Chinese descent. His father emigrated from Taiwan and his mother from Singapore; they are both naturalized US citizens
Wei Lien graduated with a MS in applied physics at Harvard in 2008. Prior to that, he completed his MPhil in engineering at Cambridge University, where he was a Marshall Scholar. He received his undergraduate degree in applied physics with a 4.0 GPA at the California Institute of Technology in 2005. He was also a member of USA Today's All-Academic College Team.
Wei Lien worked as a researcher at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and later became involved in nanotechnology research, co-authoring a paper while still an undergraduate student. He plans a career in bringing new, early-stage technologies to market.