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 Assoc Prof JE Hyunsoo Shawn

Associate Professor, Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders Programme, Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore


 Speaker, Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders Symposium, 18 Sep 2021


Assoc Prof Shawn Je is currently an Associate Professor (with tenure) in the Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders Programme at the Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore and a Director at SingHealth Advanced Imaging Centre. He received his B.S. from KAIST, M.S. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and his PhD in Neuroscience and Genetics from Graduate Partnership Programme at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) through the George Washington University Medical School.


He pursued postdoctoral training at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI), Duke University Medical School. He joined Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore in late 2010 as an Assistant Professor and received his tenure in 2017. The focus of his research is on the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying neurological and psychiatric disorders.