About me

Welcome !!!!

Dr.Xiangjie Li (李向杰)
Associate professor
Changping Laboratory
Email: ele717[at]163[dot].com

My main research area is statistical genomics, using statistical method and machine learning approaches to understand cellular heterogeneity in human disease relevant tissues, to characterize gene expression diversity across cell types, and to study crosstalk of various cell type using multiomics data, for example, scRNA-seq, spatial transcriptomics, spatial metabolism,et al.

Research Interests

  • Statistical computing & Deep learning
  • High-throughput sequencing data analysis (scRNA-seq, scATAC-seq, spatial transcriptomics )
  • Statistical genetics and genomics
  • Interactive visualization
  • High dimensional data

Working Experience

  • 2022.03– Now, Associate professor, Changping Laboratory, China
  • 2021.09– 2022.03, Assistant Professor, School of Statistics and Data Science, Nankai University, China
  • 2019.07-2019.07, Postdoctoral Research Associate, State Key Laboratory of Cardiovascular Disease, Fuwai Hospital, National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College


  • Renmin University of China. (2016.09-2019.06)
    Ph.D of Statistics
  • University of Pennsylvania. (2017.10-2018.11)
    Visiting student
  • Renmin University of China. (2014.09-2017.06)
    M.A. of Statistics
  • Zhejiang Sci-Tech University. (2010.09-2014.06)
    B.S. of Mathematics