Dr. Jia Liu received his Ph.D. degree in physical chemistry with Professor Charles M. Lieber from Harvard University in 2014. He then worked with Professors Zhenan Bao and Karl Deisseroth as a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University. He is currently an Assistant Professor at the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University. His laboratory at Harvard University is primarily focusing on the development of new soft bioelectronics, cyborg engineering, genetic/genomic engineering and computational tools to address questions in brain-machine interface, neuroscience, cardiac diseases, and developmental disorders. Dr. Liu’s independent career has been recognized by recent awards, including a 2022 Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), a 2021 NIH/NIDDK DP1 Catalyst Award, a 2020 William F. Milton Award, and a 2019 Aramont Award for Emerging Science Research Fellowship.