B.Sc., M.Sc. (SYSU), Ph.D. (HKUST)

Research Areas
  • Applications
  • Artificial Intelligence
    • Deep Learning
    • Machine Learning



Prof. Sinno Jialin Pan is a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in Hong Kong. Before joining CUHK, he was a Provost’s Chair Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. He received his Ph.D. in computer science from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2011. He was a scientist and Lab Head of text analytics with the Data Analytics Department at the Institute for Infocomm Research in Singapore from 2010 to 2014. After that, he joined NTU as a Nanyang Assistant Professor (university named assistant professor) in 2014 and was promoted to Associate Professor and Professor in 2019 and 2022, respectively. He was appointed as a Provost’s Chair in Computer Science and Engineering in 2019. He was named “AI 10 to Watch” by the IEEE Intelligent Systems magazine in 2018. He serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI), Artificial Intelligence (AIJ), and ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST).