Gong Chen

Professor of Biology

Dr. Gong Chen

Verne M. Willaman Chair in Life Sciences

Laboratory of In Vivo Reprogramming

201 Life Sciences Building
Huck Institutes of Life Sciences
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802

Phone: (814) 865-2488
Fax: (814) 865-7278

Email: gongchen@psu.edu

Website: http://bio.psu.edu/directory/guc2


1983 – 1987 B. S., Biology- Department of Biology, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
1987 – 1993 Ph. D., Neurobiology- Shanghai Institute of Physiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Supervisor: Professor T. P. Feng)
1994 – 1997 Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale University (Mentor: Dr. Anthony van den Pol)
1997 – 2001 Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University (Mentor: Dr. Richard Tsien)

Honors And Awards:

2015                       Zenith Fellows Award, Alzheimer’s Association

2013 – present     Verne M. Willaman Chair in Life Sciences

2014 – present     Fellow, American Neurological Association

2007                       T.P. Feng Memorial Lecture, Chinese Society for Neuroscience

1999-2001            “National Research Service Award” postdoctoral fellowship from NIH (Stanford University)
1995                       “Ohse Award” for excellent basic research at Yale University
1987                       Shanghai Excellent College Student Award