Professor Li received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from Peking University, graduate training at the Max Planck Institute and Ph.D. in Psycholinguistics at University of Leiden in 1990. After postdoctoral training at Center for Research in Language and the McDonnell-Pew Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of California, San Diego, he worked as assistant professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong from 1992-1996, and as Assistant to Full Professor at University of Richmond from 1996-2008. Currently he is at Pennsylvania State University as Professor of Psychology, Linguistics, & Information Sciences & Technology, Co-Director of the Center for Brain, Behavior, & Cognition, and Associate Director of the Institute for CyberScience. Professor Li is Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Neurolinguistics and Associate Editor of Frontiers in Psychology: Language Sciences. He was previously Editor of Bilingualism: Language and Cognition (2003-2013), President of Society for Computers in Psychology (2011-2012) and Program Director of Cognitive Neuroscience and Perception, Action, and Cognition at the US National Science Foundation (2007-2009). Professor Li has numerous publications in psycholinguistics, language acquisition, computational modeling, and cognitive and neural basis of bilingualism.