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Jubao Duan , PhD

Director, Unit of Functional Genomics in Psychiatry
Center for Psychiatric Genetics
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Assistant Professor, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Contact Information

 224.324.7564
 224.324.7570 Fax
mailto:jduan@uchicago.edu

Education

  • Undergraduate: B.S., Department of Biochemistry; Shandong University; Jinan, China
  • Graduate: Ph.D., Molecular Genetics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA

Research and Academic Interests

Molecular basis of schizophrenia and other neuropsychiatric disorders; Functional genetics and genomics; Disease modeling by induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC)-derived neurons; Genome editing; Gene expression and regulation.

 

Honors and Awards

  • 2016    Special Presidents’ Award, NorthShore University Healthsystem
  • 2015    Excellence in Research Award, Northshore University Healthsystem
  • 2011    NorthShore University HealthSystem Pilot Grant Award
  • 2006    NARSAD (National Alliance for Research of Schizophrenia and Depression) Elizabeth Elser Doolittle Investigator
  • 2005    NARSAD (National Alliance for Research of Schizophrenia and Depression) Young Investigator Award, USA
  • 2004    Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Research Career Development Award
  • 2001    NARSAD (National Alliance for Research of Schizophrenia and Depression) Young Investigator Award, USA

Professional Memberships/Affiliations/Activities

  • American Society of Human Genetics
  • Society of Psychiatric Genetics
  • American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • NIH study section MDCN-P (57) 2016, 2017
  • Ad hoc grant reviewer for MRC (Medical Research Council) of UK

Scholarly Work

For more publications:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/myncbi/jubao.duan.1/bibliography/46172352/public/?sort=date&direction=descending