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James Noonan, PhD

Albert E. Kent Professor of Genetics and Professor of Neuroscience; co-Director of Graduate Studies, Genetics

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James Noonan, PhD



Dr. Noonan received his undergraduate degree in Biology and English Literature (Honors) from Binghamton University in upstate New York. He carried out his graduate work with Dr. Richard Myers in the Department of Genetics, Stanford University, and received his Ph.D. in 2004. He did his postdoctoral work in Dr. Edward Rubin's lab at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute. Dr. Noonan joined the Yale Genetics faculty in September 2007.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2007)
  • PhD
    Stanford University (2004)
  • BS
    State University of New York at Binghamton (1997)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Mallinckrodt Foundation FellowshipEdward J. Mallinckrodt Foundation2008

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