Dr. Hubert Lim

Dr. Hubert Lim
  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Company: University of Minnesota

Hubert Lim is an Associate Professor in the Biomedical Engineering and Otolaryngology Departments at the University of Minnesota and was hired as an Institute for Translational Neuroscience Scholar. He is also serving as Chief Scientific Officer of Neuromod Devices Limited (Dublin, Ireland), which is a company developing bimodal sensory neuromodulation technologies for treating tinnitus and other health disorders. Dr. Lim obtained his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan in 2005 under the mentorship of Dr. David Anderson and performed postdoctoral research at Hannover Medical School in Germany from 2006-2009 with Dr. Thomas Lenarz while also consulting for Cochlear Limited. His research focuses on neural prosthetics, neuromodulation technologies (using electrical, acoustic, ultrasound stimulation), sensory neuroscience, neural plasticity, and neuro-immune physiology with the aim of developing new stimulation treatments for hearing disorders, pain and inflammatory diseases in collaboration with multiple companies and clinicians. Additional information can be found at http://soniclab.umn.edu.