Magnus Nordborg


After spending a decade at the University of Southern California, Dr. Magnus Nordborg joined the GMI as Scientific Director in 2009. (Magnus Nordborg CV)

Academic Qualifications

  • Swedish Defense Institute of Language/Uppsala University, Sweden, 1986.
  • BSc: Lund University, Sweden, 1989.
  • PhD, Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, USA, 1994.
  • Postdoc, Department of Ecology & Evolution, University of Chicago, USA, 1994-1997

Professional Training 

  • Department of Genetics, Lund University, Sweden: Research Assistant Professor, 1997-2000
  • Molecular & Computational Biology, University of Southern California, USA: Assistant Professor (2000-2004), Associate Professor (2004-2011), Research Associate Professor (2011-present)
  • Scientific Director, GMI, 2009-present

Awards & Fellowships


Here is a list of all of Dr. Nordborg's publications.