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Janghoo Lim, PhD

Associate Professor of Genetics and Neuroscience; Member, Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair (CNNR)

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Janghoo Lim, PhD

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Janghoo Lim received his undergraduate and master’s degrees in South 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 Associate Professor in the Departments of Genetics and of Neuroscience.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Baylor College of Medicine (2009)
  • PhD
    Baylor College of Medicine (2004)
  • MS
    Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea (1999)
  • BS
    Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Korea (1997)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Young Investigator Award for SCA ResearchNational Ataxia Foundation2014
Child Health Research AwardCharles H. Hood Foundation2012
Sloan Research FellowshipAlfred P. Sloan Foundation2012
Young Investigator Award for SCA ResearchNational Ataxia Foundation2012
NARSAD Young Investigator AwardNARSAD | Brain and Behavior Research Foundation2010
Yale Scholar AwardYale University School of Medicine2010
NIH Pathway to Independence AwardNIH/NINDS2009

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