Dave Harrison, Professor

David E. Harrison, Ph.D.

Professor

Bar Harbor, ME

Researches the genetics of aging and lifespan, seeking to understand the basic mechanisms of aging, and adult stem cells, with the goal of delaying normal aging processes.

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Education and experience

Education

Stanford University
Postdoctoral fellow, physiological genetics
1969-1970
Adv: Dr. E.S. Russell

Stanford University
Ph.D., inorganic chemistry
1969
Adv: Dr. Henry Taube

Bates College
B.S., chemistry
1964

Experience

The Jackson Laboratory
Professor
1981-present

The Jackson Laboratory
Director of training
1990-1999

The Jackson Laboratory
Associate Professor
1973-1981

The Jackson Laboratory
Assistant Professor
1970-1973