Manyuan Long

Manyuan Long

Professor

Department of Ecology and Evolution
University of Chicago
Adjunct Professor (Chang Jiang Adjunct Scholar)
Center for Bioinformatics
Life Science College
Peking University
Contact
E-mail: mlong_At_uchicago_dot_edu

Degrees, Qualifications

Postdoctoral fellow, July 1 1993 - October 31, 1997, joint appointment, Departments of Molecular and Cellular Biology and Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, laboratories of Walter Gilbert and R. C. Lewontin, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138.

Ph.D., Genetics, University of California, Davis. Degree received December 12, 1992. Dissertation: The origin and evolutionary mechanisms of new genes. Department of Genetics. Laboratory of Charles Langley.

M.S., Genetics, University of California, Davis. 1990.

M.S., B.S., Plant Genetics, 1985, Sichuan Agricultural University, Sichuan, China. Plant Quantitative Genetics Institute led by Prof. Zhiren Gao with Profs/ Rong Tingzhao and Ming Daoxu.

Postdoctoral research associate, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology (Walter Gilbert`s laboratory) and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology (R.C. Lewontin`s laboratory), Harvard University, July 1993 - October 31, 1997.

Residential scholar, Harvard University. Advised undergraduate students in various academic issues. 1994 - 1995 academic year. Supervised undergraduate thesis research in Walter Gilbert`s lab, April 20, 1994 - August 30, 1996.

Research Assistant, Department of Genetics and Center for Population Biology, UC Davis, 1988--1992.

Teaching Associate, Principles of Genetics, UC Davis, 1989--1992

Previous Experience

Associate Professor with tenure, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Committees on Genetics and Evolutionary Biology, and The College, The University of Chicago. July 1, 2003 - December 31, 2004.

Assistant professor, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Committees on Genetics and Evolutionary Biology, and The College, The University of Chicago. November 1, 1997 - June 30, 2003.

Postdoctoral research associate, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology (Walter Gilbert`s laboratory) and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology (R.C. Lewontin`s laboratory), Harvard University, July 1993 - October 31, 1997.

Residential scholar, Harvard University. Advised undergraduate students in various academic issues. 1994 - 1995 academic year. Supervised undergraduate thesis research in Walter Gilbert`s lab, April 20, 1994 - August 30, 1996.

Research Assistant, Department of Genetics and Center for Population Biology, UC Davis, 1988 - 1992.

Teaching Associate, Principles of Genetics, UC Davis, 1989 - 1992

HONORS

National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award, 2003-2008.

David and Lucile Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering, 1998-2003.

Allen G. Marr Prize for the Best Ph.D. Dissertation of University of California, Davis, 1993.

Invited to participate in the 11th Frontier of Sciences Symposium of National Science Academy USA for young scientists.

Joint / visiting professors or academic advisory councils in other universities/institutes.