Tom Yin is a Visiting Professor of Neural Science at NYU Shanghai. He is also Professor Emeritus in the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He holds a PhD from the University of Michigan and a BSE from Princeton University, both in the Department of Electrical Engineering. Professor Yin’s research interests are the neurophysiological and psychophysical basis for binaural hearing. He has published extensively in the Journal of Neurophysiology, Journal of Neuroscience and Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.
Professor Yin was awarded the inaugural Harman Prize in Auditory Neuroscience from the Acoustical Society of America, is a member of the Dana Alliance and was awarded the Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He also served as the founding chair of the Department of Neuroscience and was Director of the Neuroscience Training Program, which is the cross-campus graduate program at UW-Madison.