Group Members


Li Ye, principal investigator

Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute

Li Ye received his B.A. in Biological Sciences (2006) from Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. He moved to Boston to pursuit his Ph.D. at Harvard University, in the laboratory of Bruce. M. Spiegelman at the Harvard Medical School and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. His thesis focused on using chemical biology approaches to study the transcriptional control of energy metabolism. In 2013, Li moved to Stanford University where he worked in the laboratory of Karl Deisseroth, focusing on developing and applying activity-dependent, brain-wide circuit mapping tools. Li joined TSRI in Janunary 2018 as an Assistant Professor of Neuroscience.