Valentina Greco, PhD

Associate Professor of Genetics and of Dermatology and Cell Biology

Departments & Organizations

Genetics: Greco Lab

Cell Biology

Rheumatic Diseases Research Core

Status of Women in Medicine Committee (SWIM)

Stem Cell Center, Yale

Yale Cancer Center: Signal Transduction

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

Office of Cooperative Research

Biography

Valentina Greco was born in Palermo, Italy and earned her undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology at the University of Palermo, Italy. She earned her PhD with Suzanne Eaton at the EMBL/MPI-CBG, Germany (1998-2002) and her post-doc with Elaine Fuchs at the Rockefeller University (2003-2009). Dr. Greco is currently an Associate Professor in the Genetics, Cell Biology and Dermatology Departments, and a member of the Yale Stem Cell Center and Yale Cancer Center at the Medical School of Yale University (2009-present).

Education & Training

PhD Heidelberg University (2002)
BS University of Biological Science, Palermo, Italy (1996)
Post-doctoral Associate Rockefeller University

Honors & Recognition

  • Early Career Award ASCB (2016)

  • Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation (2015)

  • Dermatology Foundation Career Development Award Dermatology Foundation (2012)

  • American Skin Association Award American Skin Association (2011)

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