Joseph Nadeau, PhD

James H. Jewel Professor Chair of Genetics Department

Joseph Nadeau, PhD is currently James H. Jewel Professor and Chair of Genetics Department at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Nadeau earned his PhD in population biology from Boston University in 1978. He was a postdoctoral fellow with Jan Klein in the Immunogenetics Department, Max Planck Institute for Biology, Tübingen and with Eva Eicher at the Jackson Laboratory. Dr. Nadeau was appointed Associate Staff Scientist in 1981, Staff Scientist in 1985 and Senior Staff Scientist in 1991 at the Jackson Laboratory, and then Professor, Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, and Medical Scientist, Department of Medicine, Montreal General Hospital.

Dr. Nadeau is a founding member of the International Mammalian Genome Society and a founding editor of Mammalian Genome. He also is the founder and director of the Mouse Genome Informatics Project and founder of the Mouse Gene Expression Database Project. Dr. Nadeau has served on review panels and advisory groups at the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation and the Human Genome Database.

Dr. Nadeau has consulted for GlaxoSmithKline, Pharmacia, Celera Genomics, Exelixis, NineSigma and CellTech Chiroscience, and is on the Scientific Advisory Board of Galileo Genomics.