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Jill U Adams
Science Writer 

Contact Info

phone: 518-475-7633
cell: 917-716-9437
email: jilluadams@gmail.com

Writing          2002-present
I am an freelance journalist who reports on science and nature, research and policy, careers and education, community news and parenting for magazines, newspapers, and websites. I write about faculty research, cover conferences, and edit newsletters for universities and scientific societies. Recent clients include the LA Times, Discover, Science, and Nature.

Research          1990-2002
My research encompassed the fields of neuroscience, pharmacology, and psychology.  I authored a book chapter and numerous articles in scientific journals.  I was principal investigator on two federally funded grants.
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
    • New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Senior Scientist
    • Immunobiology Research Institute, Annandale, NJ
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    • Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

1990: Ph.D. in Pharmacology
, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
1984: B.G.S. in General Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor