Jing Liu

Managing Director


Dr. Liu has been at MIDAS since 2016. She oversees the operation of the institute and the staff team, designs programs to implement the institute’s mission, and builds academia-industry-government-community partnership.  In addition, she plans and coordinates research activities to enable groundbreaking, transformative and reproducible data science research.

Dr. Liu’s past research management experience includes coordinating mental health research, biostatistics, and grant proposal review.  Her research experience includes visual neuroscience with human brain imaging and animal electrophysiology, genetics, and most recently science policy.  She also writes and translates about science and education, and has received multiple awards including China Book Award and China National Library Book Award.