Jian-Shu Li (Traditional Chinese: 勵建書; Simplified Chinese: 励建书), also known as LI Jianshu, is a notable Chinese mathematician. He is the current Head and professor of the Department of Mathematics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Li is the current President of the Hong Kong Mathematical Society (香港數學會/香港数学会)
Li was born in Xiaoshan (current Xiaoshan District), Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. He graduated from Xiaoshan Middle School. Li studied mathematics at the Department of Mathematics, Zhejiang University. 1980, he went to United States, and obtained PhD in mathematics from Yale University. Before working in Hong Kong, Li was also a professor at the University of Maryland, College Park and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Currently Li serves as the head and professor for the Department of Mathematics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He is also a researcher at the Center of Mathematical Sciences, Zhejiang University. He is a long-time guest professor and doctor advisor at the Department of Mathematics, Zhejiang University.