Leadership

Dr. Robert Desimone
Director, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
Dr. Bing Li
Vice Director, Tsinghua University Education Foundation
Dr. Bai Lu
Executive Associate Dean, School of Medicine, Tsinghua University
Ms. Lore McGovern
Co-Founder, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
Dr. Yigong Shi
Dean, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University
Mr. Hugo Shong
Executive Vice President, IDG and Chairman of IDG Greater China
Dr. Qikun Xue
Vice President, Tsinghua University

The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of the McGovern Institute at Tsinghua University consists of renowned neuroscientists from around the world. They help with faculty recruitment, performance evaluation, review the institute's operations, but most importantly, they help devise the institute's research strategy. Specifically, they ensure the research direction is on the right track and are beneficial to the institute's long-term development.

Dr. Robert Desimone
Director, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
Dr. Mu-ming Poo
Professor of Neurobiology, University of California, Berkeley
Director, Institute of Neuroscience Shanghai, CAS
Dr. Bai Lu
Executive Associate Dean, School of Medicine, Tsinghua University
Dr. Guoping Feng
Investigator, McGovern Institute at MIT
Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT
Dr. Josh Huang
Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Dr. Karel Svoboda
Investigator and Group Leader, Janelia Farm Research Campus