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Bioengineer , neuroscientist

Jill Christopher Gardner, American neuroscientist, bioengineer. Grantee Dalhousie University Research and Development Fund, 1981, Natural Sciences and Engineering Council, 1983, 84, Royalty Research Fund, 1994, 2001, National Institutes of Health, 1995-2005.

Background

Gardner, Jill Christopher was born on December 23, 1948 in Winchester, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Wallace Joseph Gardner and Lyna (Christopher) Mueller.

Education

Bachelor of Science with lst class honors, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1975. Master of Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1981.

Career

Research associate, Dalhousie U., 1981-1982;Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1982-1985;National Institutes of Health fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1988-1991;postdoctoral associate, Children's Hospital, Boston, 1986-1987;research fellow in otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, 1987-1991;specialist in neurophysiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1987-1990;research faculty, U. Washington, since 1992;owner, Greg Fine Arts, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Co-director Summer Village Camp, Marlboro, Massachusetts, 1972. Researcher Rockefeller for President Committee, New York City, 1968. Member advance team Romney for President, New Hampshire, 1968.

Board directors Richmond Beach Community Council, since 2002. Member Society Photo-Optical Institute Engineers, Society for Neurosci., Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, International Brain Research Organization, World Federation Neuroscientists, British Brain and Behavior Society, Phi Theta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Wallace Joseph Gardner Mueller

mother:
Lyna (Christopher) Mueller