Zhong-wei Zhang

Zhong-wei Zhang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Bar Harbor, ME

Studying the development and function of neural circuits and dysfunctions related to autism spectrum disorders.

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Education and experience

Education

03/98
Postdoctoral fellow, neuroanatomy
Laval University, Québec, Canada

08/95
Postdoctoral fellow, neurophysiology
University of California, San Diego

02/91
Ph.D., neurophysiology
Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France

09/87

M.S., neuropharmacology
Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France

07/85
B.S., Physiology & biophysics
Peking University, Beijing, China

Experience

2012-present  
Associate Professor
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

2006-2012      
Assistant Professor
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

2000-2006
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry, Laval University, School of Medicine,
Centre de Recherche Université Laval Robert-Giffard, 
Programme of Neurobiology, Laval University

1998-2000
Research Scientist
Centre de Recherche Université Laval Robert-Giffard;
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry,
Laval University, Quebec, Canada

Grants, honors, and accomplishments

2000-2005      
New Investigator, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

2000-2002      
Young Investigator, National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Affective Disorders (NARSAD)

1992-1995      
Postdoctoral Fellow, The Muscular Dystrophy Association

1986-1991      
Predoctoral Trainee of the French Government