- Ph. D in Mathematics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.
- M.S. in Physics, University of Houston.
- B.Sc. in Physics, University of Science and Technology of China.
- Lecturer, University of New Hampshire & Research Associate, Harvard University
- Associate Member, Institute for Advanced Study at Tsinghua University, China
- Postdoc, California Institute of Technology, USA
- Postdoc, Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany
- Postdoc, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Bonn
- Postdoc, IHÉS, France
- Postdoc, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig, Germany