Sukbin Lim

Assistant Professor of Faculty Fellow of Neural Science
Sukbin Lim (任淑彬)
Assistant Professor of Faculty Fellow of Neural Science

Sukbin Lim is Assistant Professor Faculty Fellow of Neural Science at NYU Shanghai. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, she was a postdoctoral researcher at University of California, Davis and University of Chicago. She holds a PhD from NYU and a B.S. from Seoul National University.

Professor Lim’s research interests are modeling and analysis of neuronal systems. Her work has appeared in Nature Neuroscience and Journal of Neuroscience.

Recent Publications

  • Lim S, McKee JL, Woloszyn L, Amit Y, Freedman DJ, Sheinberg DL, Brunel N, Inferring learning rules from distributions of firing rates in cortical neurons, Nature Neuroscience 18, 1804-1810 (2015)
  • Lim S, Goldman MS, Balanced cortical microcircuitry for spatial working memory based on corrective feedback control, Journal of Neuroscience 34, 6790-6806 (2014) 
  • Lim S, Goldman MS, Balanced cortical microcircuitry for maintaining information in working memory, Nature Neuroscience 16, 1306-1314 (2013) 
  • S. Lim, M.S. Goldman, Noise tolerance of attractor and feedforward memory models, Neural Computation 24, 332-390 (2012)
  • S. Lim, J. Rinzel, Noise-induced transitions in slow wave neuronal dynamics, Journal of Computational Neuroscience 28, 1-17 (2010)


  • Ph. D., Mathematics
    NYU, 2009
  • B.S., Mathematics and Physics
    Seoul National University, 2003


  • English
  • Korean