Dr. LI Shushen was born in 1963 in Hebei Province. He is now the Vice President of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), and the President of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS). His research focuses on semiconductor physics.
Dr. LI was elected as Member of CAS in 2011 and Fellow of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS) in 2015. He was the director general of the Institute of Semiconductors, CAS.