Mr
Alain CHEDOTAL
Research Director
Chercheur
ED 158
10-03-2014
17-03-2015
31-10-2017

Team

Alain CHEDOTAL
Nervous systems are composed of a network of synaptic connections among excitable cells. This network develops as axons extend from presynaptic neurons and grow often long distances to reach their...

Biography/CV

Education

• Student Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon 1988-1993
• Licence in Animal Biology, Lyon 1 University 1988-1989
• M1 in Physiology and Neuroscience (B, rank 1st), Lyon 1 University 1989-1990
• M2 in Neuroscience, UMPC-Paris 6 (TB, rank 1st; adv.. Constantino Sotelo) 1990-1991
• Research fellow, Montreal Neurological Institute (resp. Edith Hamel) 1991-1992
• Ph.D in Neuroscience, UMPC-Paris 6 (adv..Constantino Sotelo) 1992-1995
• Post-doc, UC Berkeley (adv.. Corey S. Goodman) 1995-1997

Positions Held

Chargé de Recherche INSERM, INSERM U106,
Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, 75005 Paris, France 1997-2001
Directeur de Recherche INSERM (DR2), group leader, INSERM U106,
Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, Paris, France 09/2001-12/2002
Directeur de Recherche INSERM (DR2), group leader, CNRS UMR7102,UMPC-Paris6, Paris, France 2003-2006
Directeur de Recherche INSERM (DR1), group leader, CNRS UMR7102,
UMPC-Paris6, Paris, France 2007-2008
Directeur de Recherche INSERM (DR1), coordinator of the Department of Development
group leader, Vision Institute, Paris, France 2008-

Other activitie

• Elected Member at the scientific board of the Société Française de Biologie du Développement « (1999-2003)
• Elected Member, Development, board of the Société Française des Neurosciences (2005-2009).
• Member of the scientific council of the Federation pour la Recherche sur le Cerveau (FRC) (2007- )
• Editorial Board of Development Growth and Differentiation (2007-) ; Plos One (2008-)