James Skeath, PhD

James Skeath, PhD

Primary Academic Title

Professor of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine

Research Interest

Dissecting the developmental mechanisms that form, pattern and specify the individual fates of neural stem cells during the development of the Drosophila embryonic CNS.


  • 1993: PhD, molecular biology, University of Wisconsin, Madison


  • 1993 - 1996: Postdoctoral fellow, cell and structural biology, University of Illinois, Champaign