Richard W. Tsien

Professor, Academic

1945 –

99 Views

Who is Richard W. Tsien?

Richard Winyu Tsien, is a Chinese-born American neurobiologist and engineer. He is the Druckenmiller Professor of Neuroscience, Chair of the Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, and Director of the NYU Neuroscience Institute at New York University Medical Center, and also an emeritus faculty of Stanford University School of Medicine .

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Mar 3, 1945
United States of America
Also known as
  • Richard Tsien
Parents
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Electrical engineering
    ( - 1965)
  • Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Electrical engineering
    ( - 1966)
  • Doctorate, University of Oxford
    Biophysics
    ( - 1970)
  • University College, Oxford
Employment
  • Stanford University
    (1998 - )
  • Co-Director, Stanford Institute for Neuro-Innovation & Translational Neuroscience
    (2000 - )
  • Silvio Conte, National Institutes of Mental Health Center for Neuroscience Research
    (1991 - 2001)
  • Founder and Chairman, Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Stanford Molecular and Cellular Physiology
    (1988 - 1994)
  • Yale School of Medicine
    (1979 - 1988)
  • Associate Professor, Yale School of Medicine
    (1974 - 1979)
  • Assistant Professor, Yale School of Medicine
    (1970 - 1974)
  • Lecturing Fellow, Balliol College
    (1969 - 1970)
  • Weir Junior Research Fellow, University College, Oxford
    (1968 - 1970)
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    (1966 - )

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Richard W. Tsien." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 5 Dec. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/richard_w_tsien>.

Discuss this Richard W. Tsien biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net