About us

SLST (School of Life Sciences & Technology), ShanghaiTech aims to develop into a world-class, research-oriented school in life science and technology, drawing strength not only from its outstanding full-time faculty but also from two affiliated world-class biomedical research institutes at ShanghaiTech (including three laboratories led by Nobel laureates) as well as from select faculty members jointly appointed with institutes of Chinese Academy of Sciences in Shanghai who conduct world-class research. In addition, SLST have priority access to the state-of-art National Research Facilities, and are developing close collaborations with its neighboring R&D centers of multinational pharmaceutical and biotech companies in Zhangjiang High-tech Park—the “Biopharma Valley” of China.