Biography

Wei Ji Ma is a cofounder of the Rural China Education Foundation and assistant professor of neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He obtained his PhD in physics from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands.

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Rural China is home to about one in every ten people on earth and to more than 150 million school-aged children—a staggering number, comparable to half the entire U.S. population. The children of rural China suffer the negative consequences of the country’s economic boom: their parents often move to the cities as migrant workers and […]

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