Longnian Lin

Longnian Lin
Affiliated Professor of Neuroscience

Professor Longnian Lin, PhD, is the director of the Key Laboratory of Brain Functional Genomics, Ministry of Education, and the deputy director at the Institute of Brain and Education Innovation, ECNU. Between 2002 and 2004, he went to a postdoctoral program at the Department of molecular biology at Princeton University. In 2004, he returned to China to preside over the construction of brain coding analysis technology platform and serves as head of brain coding laboratory.

Select Publications


  • PhD, Physiology 
    East China Normal University, 2001
  • MS, Physiology
    East China Normal University, 1994
  • BS,  Biology
    East China Normal University, 1984


Research Interests

  • Neural encoding of learning and memory