Dean, ZJU-UIUC Institute
Distinguished Professor of Zhejiang University
Prof. Li is currently a Changjiang Distinguished Professor, Vice-Dean for Faculty of Information Technology, Director for RF and Nanoelectronic Research Center at Zhejiang University, China. He received the Ph.D. Degree in Electrical Engineering from Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, U.K, in 1992 under the Scholar of Chinese Ministry of Education. From 1989 to 1992, he was a Research Associate in the School of Electronic and Information Technology at Sheffield Hallam University. In late 1992, he started to work in Singapore under the Singapore Government Talent Plan as a Senior Research Fellow, Principal Research Engineer at the Singapore Research Institute and Industry. In 2000, he joined the Singapore A*STAR National Research Institute of High Performance Computing as a Principal Scientist and Director of the Electronic and Photonics Department, and then as Senior Director for Research of the Institute. Concurrently, he worked as Associate Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering(ECE) of National University of Singapore from 2002-2007. In 2010, he joined Zhejiang University as Distinguished Professor under the One Thousand Talent Program. In 2014 he took as the Vice-Dean for Faculty of Information Technology at Zhejiang University. He serves as an External Academy Advisor for City University of Hong Kong since 2008 and Global Advisor to Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) since 2011. He has served as Adjunct Professor to Xi’an Jiaotong University, Guest Professor to Peking University, North China Electric Power University and Nanyang Technological University(Singapore).