Paul Robson

Paul Robson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director, Single Cell Biology

Farmington, CT

Areas of expertise include single cell transcriptomics, primate/human early embryonic development, maternal-fetal medicine, fetal programming, pluripotent cell biology, regulatory networks, tumor heterogeneity, circulating tumor cells.

Honors, awards and accomplishments

  • President's Science Award (Singapore) 2011
    • the highest honour bestowed on exceptional research scientists and engineers in Singapore. Awarded to Bing Lim, Paul Robson, Huck Hui Ng, Lawrence Stanton for “their team effort in ground breaking work in elucidating the regulatory fabrics of stem cells and their outstanding contribution in positioning Singapore at the cutting edge of biomedical research.”
  • Collaboration Development Award, Neuroscience (2006), British High Commission (Singapore)
  • support travel to the UK to initiate collaborative projects
  • Keystone Symposium Travel Award (2001) Pluripotent Stem Cells: Biology and Applications
  • American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship (2000-2002)
  • Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada Postdoctoral Fellowship (2000, declined)
  • Keystone Symposia Travel Award (2000) Molecular Biology of the Cardiovascular System
  • T-Holder Academic Excellence Award, University of Toronto