Paul Jenkins, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Office: 2220B MSRB III

Lab: 2200 MSRB III

Office: 734-764-1279 Lab: 734-764-2783

Areas of Interest

Basic cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying complex neuropsychiatric diseases, such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia; mechanisms of plasma membrane organization in polarized cells.

Honors & Awards

One Mind Rising Star Bipolar Disorder Translational Research Award, 2018

Travel Award, American College of Neuropsychopharmacology 56th Annual Meeting, Palm Springs CA, 2017

Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral National Research Service Award, 2008-2010

Institutional NRSA from Hearing, Balance, and Chemical Senses Training Grant, University of Michigan, 2007-2008

Thomas Baum Travel Award for the Association for Chemoreception Sciences Meeting in Sarasota, FL, 2006

Pharmacological Sciences Training Program Fellowship, 2006



Ph.D., Pharmacology, University of Michigan, 2010
B.S., General Bioloy, University of Michigan, 2001

Post-Doctoral Training

Postdoctoral Fellow, Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Howard Hughes Medical Institute/Duke University, Durham, NC, 2010-2015
Postdoctoral Fellow, Pharmacology, University of Michigan, 2010

Published Articles or Reviews

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