Valentina Greco, PhD

Associate Professor of Genetics, of Cell Biology and of Dermatology

Departments & Organizations

Genetics: Greco Lab

Cancer Center, Yale: Signal Transduction

Office of Student Research

Postnatal Development & Regeneration

Stem Cell Center, Yale: Stem Cell Niche and Homing | Tissue Specific Stem Cells


Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Developmental Biology; Genetics and Genomics | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology: Genetics, Genomics and Proteomics; Organ Physiology; Receptors and Signal Transduction; Stem Cell Biology

Office of Cooperative Research


2015 Mallinckrodt Scholar

2015 Robertson Stem Cell Investigator Award from the New York Stem Cell Foundation

2014 International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Young Outstanding Award.

2014 American Society of Cell Biology Award: WICB Junior Award for Excellence in Research

2012 Dermatology Foundation Research Award.

2011 American Skin Association Scholar Research Award.

Education & Training

PhD Heidelberg University (2002)
BS University of Biological Science, Palermo, Italy (1996)
Post-doctoral Associate Rockefeller University

Honors & Recognition

  • Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation (2015)

  • Dermatology Foundation Career Development Award Dermatology Foundation (2012)

  • American Skin Association Award American Skin Association (2011)

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Contact Info

Valentina Greco, PhD
Mailing Address
315 Cedar Street
SHM I wing 336B

New Haven, CT 06510

Greco Lab