Bing Ye


  • Burton L. Baker Professor of the Life Sciences, University of Michigan

  • Associate Professor (with tenure), Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan Medical School 

  • Research Associate Professor, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan

  • Director, Perrigo Undergraduate Summer Fellowship Program, University of Michigan


  • 2005               Postdoctoral Travel Award, American Association of Anatomists

  • 2005               Presley-Zeiss Postdoctoral Fellow Award, American Association of Anatomists

  • 2006               NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)

  • 2006               Anuradha Rao Memorial Award, Neuron, Cell Press

  • 2008               University of Michigan Biological Sciences Scholar

  • 2010               Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences, the Pew Charitable Trusts

  • 2010               Klingenstein Fellowship Award in the Neurosciences (Offer declined due to the overlap with the Pew Scholars Award)

  • 2012               Kavli Fellow, National Academy of Sciences and the Kavli Foundation 


  • Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular Biology

  • Graduate Program in Neuroscience

  • Graduate Program in Cell and Developmental Biology

  • Center for Organogenesis

Education and Training  

  • B.S., Physiology, Nanjing University

  • M.S., Neurobiology, Institute of Physiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Mentor: Xiong-Li Yang)

  • Ph.D., Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Mentor: Richard L. Huganir)

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California San Francisco (Mentor: Yuh-Nung Jan)