Fei Li

Fei Li
Affiliated Associate Professor of Biology, NYU Shanghai; Associate Professor, Department of Biology, NYU

Li Fei is an Affiliated Associate Professor of Biology at NYU Shanghai. He is also an Associate Professor at Department of Biology at NYU. He holds a PhD from the University of Texas at Austin, and a BS from Sichuan University, Chengdu, China.

Professor Li’s research interests are chromatin biology and epigenetics. His work has appeared in Cell, Current Biology, Genetics, Nature, PNAS, Science, etc. He was named a Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences in 2013, given by the Pew Charitable Trusts to young investigators with potential to significantly impact biomedical research. For more information, please visit his NYU Biology page.


  • PhD
    University of Texas at Austin
  • MS
    University of Louisiana at Monroe