Lingjun Zuo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchPsychiatry: Human Genetics, Division of

Research Interests

Genetics; Substance dependence; Alcoholism; Smoking,; Schizophrenia; Cannabinoid; Glutamate; Neuroscience; Epigenetics


  • M.D., Shanghai Medical University , 1991
  • Ph.D., Fudan University , 2001

Selected Publication

  • Zuo L, Covault J, Luo X, Kranzler HR, Gelernter J. CNR1 variation modulates risk for drug and alcohol dependence. Biol Psychiatry. 2007;62:616-626.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Young Investigator Award(2011) , NARSAD Brain and Behavior Research Foundation