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

Office of Student Research

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Contact Info

Lynn Cooley, PhD
Office Location
Sterling Hall of Medicine, I-Wing
333 Cedar Street, Ste Suite 329

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Department of GeneticsPO Box 208005
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8005

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