Thomas Bourgeron#


Thomas Bourgeron
Email:thomasb 'at' pasteur.fr
Membership Number:4169
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:FRANCE
Section:PHYSIOLOGY & NEUROSCIENCE
Username:tbourgeron
Homepage: https://research.pasteur.fr/en/team/human-genetics-and-cognitive-functions




Present and Previous Positions
  • Since 2008: Director of the unit “Human Genetics and Cognitive Functions” at the Neuroscience Department of the Pasteur Institute.
  • 2003-2008: Group leader of the 5 year group “Human Genetics and Cognitive Functions” at the Neuroscience Department of the Pasteur Institute.
  • 1999-2003: Laboratory “Human Immunogenetics” at the Pasteur Institute directed by Pr. Marc Fellous. Subject : Genetic susceptibility to psychiatric disorders.
  • 1995-1999: Assistant Professor in the laboratory “Human Immunogenetics” at the Pasteur Institute directed by Pr. Marc Fellous. Subject : Molecular Bases of Male Fertility
  • 1990-1994: Ph.D. Student in the INSERM U393 at the Necker Hospital, directed by Pr. Arnold Munnich. Subject: Molecular Bases of Mitochondrial Diseases.
  • 1989–1990: Master Student in the laboratory BV4 of the University Paris 6, directed by Pr. Claude Lance. Subject: Isolation of the succinate dehydrogenase of Potatoes.

Fields of Scholarship
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Autism
  • Synapse
  • Genetics of complex traits
  • Mouse behaviour

Honours and Awards
  • 2015 Elected as member of the French Academy of Sciences
  • 2015 IPSEN Prize for Neuronal Plasticity
  • 2012 Chair of excellence of the Bettencourt-Schueller and FondaMental Fondations
  • 2008 Elected as member of the European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO)
  • 2008 Vallery Radot award from the Pasteur Institute and the French Academy of Sciences
  • 2007 Lacassagne award from the Collège de France
  • 2007 Jean Bernard award of the victories of medicine
  • 2007 French Academy of Sciences award 2007 (Biological discoveries of 2007)
  • 2005 Awarded ENI (European Neuroscience Institutes) Young Investigator

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