Jun Zhu headshot
JZ
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Pharmacology
Office location and address
1340 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
BS, Peking University
MS, Shanghai Brain Research Institute
PhD, University of Wisconsin Medical School
Postdoc, Max-Planck-Institut for Medical Research
Postdoc, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Sabbatical, Norwegian University of Science & Technology
Genetically-encoded ACh sensors
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Neurological Disorders & Str
December 01, 2017 – November 30, 2022
Cav3.2 restrains Cdk5 activity to ameliorate synaptic depression in AD
Source: ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION, INC
April 01, 2019 – March 31, 2022
MD-PHAR Synaptic Depression: Focus on Cdk5 Signaling
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Neurological Disorders & Str
September 20, 2015 – June 30, 2021
MD-PHAR Calcum Channel and Glutamate Receptor Signaling at Synapses
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Neurological Disorders & Str
February 01, 2015 – December 31, 2020
MD-PHAR Interneuron-Based cell therapy for Fragile X
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Neurological Disorders & Str
February 01, 2016 – January 31, 2018
MD-PHAR Effects of anesthetics on thalamic excitability
Source: Regents of the University of Colorado
January 01, 2016 – December 21, 2017
Cortical Synapses and Circuits
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Neurological Disorders & Str
September 01, 2011 – August 31, 2016
MD-PHAR Role of CaV3.2 Mutations in Childhood Absence Epilepsy
Source: Epilepsy Foundation
January 01, 2014 – December 31, 2014
NESC 9022: Tools for Modern Neurobiology
Credits: 2
We plan to make this a practical course to show the methods needed to dissect systems and circuits including detailed methods, pitfalls of various techniques, troubleshooting and "insider" tips. We may even have some "field trips" to our labs to see the techniques in action!
NESC 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
NESC 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, under the supervision of a dissertation director.