John R Carlson, PhD

Eugene Higgins Prof of Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology

Departments & Organizations

Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Developmental Biology

Neuroscience: Development | Molecular/Cellular Neuroscience | Sensory Systems

Education & Training

AB Harvard College,
PhD Stanford University,

Honors & Recognition

  • Genetics Society of America Medal, 2011

  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2006

  • R.H. Wright Award for Olfactory Research, 2005

  • Senior Scholar Award, Ellison Medical Foundation, 2005

  • Silverstein-Simeone Award, 2004

  • McKnight Investigator Award, 2000

  • Dylan Hixon Prize for Teaching Excellence in Natural Sciences, Yale College, 1998

  • Entomological Society of America Award for Insect Physiology, 2011

  • Guggenheim Fellowship, 2012

  • Member, American Academy of Arts & Sciences, 2012

  • Member, National Academy of Sciences, 2012

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Contact Info

John R Carlson, PhD
Mailing Address
KBT 1132Dept. MCDB, Yale University
PO Box 208103

New Haven, Ct 06520-8103

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