Mohamed Noor

Professor and Former Chair of Biology Department

Lab Principal Investigator

B.S., College of William and Mary, 1992
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1996
Postdoctoral residency, Cornell University, 1996-1998
Google Scholar profile

Society Offices and Key Affiliations:
American Genetic Association, President, 2012
Society for the Study of Evolution, President, 2014
American Genetic Association, Treasurer, 2016-2018
American Genetic Association, Council member, 2008-2010
Genetics Society of America, Board of Directors, 2012-2014
Society for the Study of Evolution, Council member, 2008-2010
NIH Genetic Variation and Evolution study section, 2007-2012 (chair, 2010-2012)

Editorships and Editorial Boards:
American Naturalist, Associate editor, 2005
BMC Evolutionary Biology, Editorial board, 2005-present
Evolution, Associate editor, 2001-2005
Evolution, Editor, 2006-2007
Evolution, Editor-in-chief, 2016-2019
Faculty of 1000 review board, 2001-present
Gene, Editorial board, 2009
Genetics, Associate editor, 2001-2004
Genetica, Associate editor, 2000-2002
Journal of Heredity, Associate editor, 2011-2016
PLoS Biology, Editorial board, 2005-2010
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B, Editorial board, 2008-2010

2014 Outstanding Postdoc Mentor Award, Duke University Postdoctoral Association
2013 Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching Award (ADUTA)
2012 David and Janet Vaughan Brooks Teaching Award
2010 Dean's Award for Excellence in Mentoring
2008 Darwin-Wallace Medal, Linnean Society of London
2007 Gordon G. Hammes Faculty Teaching Award, Duke University School of Medicine
2004 Louisiana State University, College of Basic Sciences Research Award
2002 LSU Phi Kappa Phi Untenured Faculty Award in Natural and Physical Sciences
2000 Louisiana State University, College of Basic Sciences Undergraduate Teaching Award
1999 Sigma Xi Regional Young Investigator Prize
1998 American Society of Naturalists Young Investigator Prize

Courses taught (at Duke):
BIO102L/202L- Genetics and Evolution
BIO166- Evolution of Animal Behavior
BIO187/UPGEN287- Evolutionary Genetics and Genomics
BIO256S- Speciation
BIO307/701- Graduate School 101
BIO308/702- Succeeding Beyond Graduate School

Courses taught (at LSU):
BIOL3040- Evolution
BIOL4270- Animal Behavior
BIOL7286- Graduate School 101
BIOL7800- Methods in Ecological and Behavioral Genetics
BIOL7800- Speciation
WGS1001- Evolution of Sex and Gender (1/4 of course)

Articles/ Interviews:
2013 UnCon School interview
2012 The Scientist piece
2011 Faith & Leadership piece
2009 piece
2009 Duke Magazine piece
2008 Genome Life piece

Link to Noor Biology faculty webpage.