BSc; PhD, Harvard; MH, JP. Neuroscientist with primary research interest in brain development and drug discovery for neurodegenerative diseases. Currently, Vice-President (Research & Graduate Studies), The Morningside Professor of Life Science, and Director, State Key Lab. of Molecular Neuroscience at The Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Technology. Elected to the Chinese Academy of Sciences; US National Academy of Sciences; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; and the World Academy of Sciences, Councillor: Society for Neuroscience; CINP. Has published over 260 scientific papers with over 17,600 SCI citations; holds 41 patents. Recipient of awards.