Jennifer Moran
Base: USA


Jennifer is the Director of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at the Broad Institute of Harvard University and MIT. In July 2014, the Stanley Center received a donation of $650 million – the largest ever in psychiatric research and among the largest for scientific research in general. It is widely recognized as one of the world’s best research institutes in biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology.

For over 20 years, Jennifer has been conducting research into genetics related to human development and disease. Her work is published in leading journals (such as Nature) and is widely cited. From 2003 to 2007, Jennifer was a faculty member at the Harvard Medical School. Before that she worked at the US National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Jennifer holds a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from Princeton University.

Photo courtesy of Maria Nemchuk, Broad Institute.

Jennifer Moran