Ken Johnson, Associate Professor

Kenneth Johnson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Bar Harbor, ME

Researches the molecules and pathways important to the development and physiology of the ear, with a focus on hearing loss and impairment.

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Education and experience

Education

1969-1973    
B.S., Fisheries and Wildlife Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

1973-1975    
U.S. Peace Corps, Philippines

1976-1979    
M.S. Fisheries Genetics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

1979-1984    
Ph.D. Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 

Research positions

2008-present      
Associate Professor, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

2004-2008  
Senior Research Scientist, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

1993-2009    
Supervisor of Mouse Mutant Resource, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

1993-2004    
Research Scientist, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

1989-1992    
Research Associate, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

1985-1989    
NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship in Veterinary, Microbiology & Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

1984-1985    
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Genetics and Cell Biology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

1979-1984    
Research Assistant and Research Technologist in Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

1979-1980    
Teaching Assistant in Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

1977-1979    
Research Assistant, University of Washington, Seattle, WA