CV of Prof Jack S. Cohen PhD
Date and Place of Birth:
September 6, 1938, London, UK (Naturalized U. S. Citizen, 1973, Israeli Citizen, 1997)
B.Sc. (Chem.) 1961 Queen Mary College, London University UK
Brief Chronology of Employment:
1964-66 Research Fellow, Science Research Council (U.K.) at Weizmann
1966-67 Research Fellow, Dept. of Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School,
1967-69 Senior Research Chemist, Dept. of Biophysics and Pharmacology, Merck Sharpe & Dohme Research Labs, Rahway, NJ
1969-73 Senior Staff Fellow, Physical Sciences Lab., Div. of Computer Research and Technology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
1973-83 Research Chemist, National Institute of Child Health, & Human Development, and Laboratory of Chemical Physics, National Institute of Arthritis Metabolism and Digestive Diseases, NIH
1983-90 Head, Biophysical Pharmacology Section, Clinical Pharmacology Branch, Division of Cancer Treatment, National Cancer Institute, NIH
1990-96 Professor, Department of Pharmacology, with joint appointment in Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and member, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical School, Washington DC
1994-96 Program Director, Molecular Biochemistry Program, National Science Foundation, Arlington VA
1995-96 Lady Davis Visiting Professor, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
1996-97 US Scientific Representative, Joint Expert Group for Israel-Jordan-US Cooperation in Science and Technology.
1996-01 Chief Scientist, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
1997-01 Visiting Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Tel Aviv University
2001-08 Visiting Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Hebrew Univ., Jerusalem
Over 250 scientific publications, including 5 books; Co-Editor of "Encyclopedia of Cancer" AP, Vol II, 2002. To see my collected publications: Click here!
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