Lynn Cooley, PhD

Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences; C. N. H. Long Professor of Genetics and Professor of Cell Biology and of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology; Dean, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Departments & Organizations

Genetics

Cell Biology

Animal Organogenesis

Faculty Research

Genomics, Genetics, and Epigenetics

Stem Cells and Tissue Repair

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Cell Biology; Development; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular Mechanisms; Proteomics

Education & Training

PhD University of Texas (1984)
BA Connecticut College, Zoology (1976)
Postdoctoral Fellow Carnegie Institution

Honors & Recognition

  • MemberConnecticut Academy for Science and Engineering (2014)

  • FellowAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science (2012)

  • Pew Scholar AwardPew Charitable Trusts (1991)

Professional Service

  • Genetics Society of America (2013 - 2015) Member, Board of Directors

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (2010 - 2016) Council Delegate

  • Genetics Society of America (2009) 50th Annual Drosophila Research Conference

  • Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation (2008 - 2011) Fellowship Award Committee Member

  • NIH Dev1 Study Section (2007 - 2011) NIH Dev1 Study Section

  • Yale University (2007) M.D./Ph.D. Program Advisory Committee

  • Yale University (2006 - 2014) Director, Medical Research Scholars Program

  • Yale University (2006 - 2014) Director, China Scholarship Council - Yale World Scholars Program

  • Yale University (2005 - 2007) Biological Sciences Advisory Committee

  • North American Drosophila Board of Directors (2004 - 2005) President

  • Donaghue Women's Health Investigator Program (2002) Scientific Review Committee

  • Yale University (2001 - 2014) Director, Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences

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