Tai-Ying received her BBA in Economics with a Life Sciences minor from National Central University in Taiwan. There, she carried out a research project on neuropathic pain in Prof. Wei-Hsin Sun's group as a Ministry of Science and Technology College Student Research Fellow. She then moved to London, where she obtained an MSc in Neuroscience and worked as a research assistant in Prof. Michael Häusser’s lab at University College London, studying the functional architecture on cortical borders.
Tai-Ying is currently a DPhil student in the group led by Dr. Michael Kohl at the Department of Physiology, Anatomy, and Genetics. She is interested in sensory processing in multiple brain areas that involves learning and memory.