Janghoo Lim, PhD

Assistant Professor of Genetics

Departments & Organizations


Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program

Office of Student Research

Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair

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


Janghoo Lim received undergraduate and master’s degrees in Korea. He then completed his Ph.D. and postdoctoral trainings at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. He joined Yale in 2010 and is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Genetics and in the Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair.

Education & Training

PhD Baylor College of Medicine (2004)
Postdoctoral Fellow Baylor College of Medicine

Honors & Recognition

  • NIH Pathway to Independence AwardNIH/NINDS (2009)

  • Yale Scholar AwardYale University School of Medicine (2010)

  • NARSAD Young Investigator AwardNARSAD | Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (2010)

  • Young Investigator Award for SCA ResearchNational Ataxia Foundation (2012)

  • Sloan Research FellowshipAlfred P. Sloan Foundation (2012)

  • Child Health Research AwardCharles H. Hood Foundation (2012)

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Contact Info

Janghoo Lim, PhD
Lab Location
Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine
295 Congress Avenue, Ste BCMM 445

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine295 Congress Ave. BCMM 454C
New Haven , CT 06510