Assistant Professor, Department of LifeScience and Technology
ShanghaiTech University, China
Dr. Tong obtained her bachelor’s degree from University of Science and Technology of China in 2005, and received her Ph.D. degree from Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2010. After graduation, she worked in Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology as a Research Assistant for one year. In 2011, she joined Dr. Joshua Kaplan’s lab in Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital as a Postdoctoral Fellow, and was promoted as a Research Associate in 2016. In 2017, she joined School of Life Science and Technology at ShanghaiTech University as an Assistant Professor (Tenure-track), PI.
molecular mechanisms of synapse homeostasis and plasticity, synapse structure and function, Neuroplasticity, Neurodegenerative diseases etc.