Committee on Neurobiology Faculty

FACULTYNameLASTDiseaseBehavior CognitiveCellular MolecularSystems CircuitsDevelopment PlasticityComputationalRESEARCH INTEREST
Demet AraçDemetmechanism by which adhesion-type G-protein coupled receptors (GPCRs) function in the brain.
Edward AwhEdward AwhAwhBCSCCognitive and neural models of memory and attention in the human brain
SlimanSliman BensmaiaBensmaiaBCSCCNSNeural Basis of perception
bezanillaFrancisco BezanillaBezanillaSCStructure function in voltage dependent ionic channels and transport proteins
SCacioppoStephanie Cacioppo CacioppoDBCSCCNSElectrical Neuroimaging, Mirror Neuron System, Social and Medical Neuroscience, NeuroBiomarkers of NeuroPsychiatric Disorders
Carrillo_RobertRobert Carrillo CarrilloCMMolecules and mechanisms controlling neural wiring specificity.
Emil CoccaroCoccaro
GlynGlyn DawsonDawsonSCMembrane Neurolipids. Structure, metabolism and function
Harriet de WitHarriet de Wit de WitDHuman psychopharmacology related to drug abuse
Jean DecetyJean DecetyDecetyDBCSCDPAffective and cognitive neuroscience. Developmental neuroscience
EatockRuth Anne Eatock EatockCMSCSensory signaling by hair cells and neurons in the inner ear
PrintAaron FoxFoxCMCalcium channels and the regulation of secretion
David FreedmanDavid FreedmanFreedmanBCSCCNSBrain mechanisms of visual recognition and decision making
GershonElliot GershonGershonDGenetics of Psychiatric Disorders
Christopher GomezChristopher GomezGomezDCMPathogenic mechanisms of ataxia
gozalDavid GozalGozal
William GreenWilliam GreenGreenDCMDPCell Biology and Pharmacology of Neurotransmitter receptors
GroveElizabeth GroveGroveDPDevelopment of the mammalian neocortex and hippocampus
Melina HaleMelina HaleHaleBCCMSCMotor control and movement, sensorimotor integration
HanckDorothy HanckHanckCMIon channel biophysics and pharmacology
Christian HanselChristian HanselHanselCMSCDPLearning and memory mechanisms in neural circuits
Nicolas HatsopoulosNicholas Hatsopoulos HatsopoulosBCSCCNSCortical basis of motor control. Brain-machine interfaces
ellieEllie HeckscherHeckscherCMDevelopment and Function of Neural Circuits in the Motor System
kasthuriBobby KasthuriKasthuri
KayLeslie KayKayBCSCBehavioral Neurophysiology of olfaction
Sarah KeedySarah KeedyKeedy
Andrea KingAndrea KingKingDAssessment and treatment of substance use disorders
KraigRichard Kraig KraigDCMSCDPEnvironmental enrichment-based neuroprotection, exosomes, and development of related therapeutics
PaschalisPaschalis KratsiosKratsiosCMMolecular mechanisms of motor circuit formation
Anning LinAnning LinLin
LondonSarah LondonLondonBCCMSCGenomic and social effects on development of neural circuits that control behavior
Jason MacLeanJason MacLeanMacLeanCMSCDPCNSCortical circuitry and dynamics
Dario MaestripieriDario Maestripieri MaestripieriBCNeurobiology of social behavior
margoliashDaniel Margoliash MargoliashBCSCCNSBehavioral Neurobiology. Learning and Memory. Sleep
Jeremy MarksJeremy Marks MarksDCMDevelopmental regulation of vulnerability to acute brain injury
MasonPeggy Mason MasonBCSCBiological Basis of Empathy
James MastrianniJames Mastrianni MastrianniDClinical approaches to memory disorders
John MaunsellJohn Maunsell MaunsellBCSCCNSNeuronal Mechanisms of Vision and Attention
mcclintockMartha McClintock McClintockBC
Daniel McGeheeDaniel McGehee McGeheeBCCMSCThe role of nicotinic receptors in neuronal activity and synaptic modulation
Deborah NelsonDeborah Nelson NelsonDCMDPIon channels and disease
Ozkan_75x75-1Engin Ozkan OzkanCMDPStructure and function of cell surface receptors in neural development and wiring
Stephanie PalmerStephanie Palmer PalmerBCSCCNSTheoretical and CNS. Sensory coding in vision, sensorimotor learning and behavior
Eduardo PerozoEduardo Perozo PerozoCMStructure, function and dynamics of ion channels
Brian PopkoBrian Popko PopkoDCMThe role of myelinating glial cells in the normal function and dysfunction of the nervous system
Nanduri PrabhakarNanduri Prabhakar PrabhakarSCOxygen sensing and hypoxia
prendergastBrian Prendergast PrendergastBCCMSCBiological rhythyms in behavior, behavioral neuroendocrinology, psychoneuroimmunology
Victoria PrinceVictoria Prince PrinceCMDPAxial patterning of Zebrafish
Clifton RagsdaleClifton Ragsdale RagsdaleBCCMSCDPEvolutionary biology of brain organization and development
RederAnthony RederRederDCMImmunology and therapy of multiple sclerosis
Raymond RoosRaymond RoosRoosDCMPathogenesis studies of viral and non-viral induced neurodegeneration
eric-schwartzEric SchwartzSchwartzCM
SheffieldMark Sheffield Sheffield CNS
SMurray Sherman ShermanBCCMSCThalamocortical functions
sisodiaSangram Sisodia SisodiaDCMMolecular Neurobiology of Alzheimer's Disease
Betty SolivenBetty Soliven SolivenDCMGlial biology and neuroimmunology
Szuchet_SaraSara Szuchet SzuchetCMDPSegregating oligodendrocytes into their different phenotypes
Wei-Jen TangWei-Jen Tang TangCMStructure-based interpretation of neuronal functions
GopalGopal ThinakaranThinakaranDCell biology of Alzheimer's Disease
Leo TowleLeo Towle TowleDBCSCCNSNon-invasive speech mapping of cortex. Cortical networks of verbal memory. Effects of epilepsy on language network
Edward VogelEdward VogelVogelBCCapacity limits of memory and attention using psychophysics and electrophysiology in humans
WeiWei WeiWeiBCCMSCDPDevelopment and function of the neuronal circuits in the retina
Ming-XuMing XuXuCMBrain dopamine system function under normal and diseased conditions

Xiaochang Zhang
Genetic mechanisms and variations of mammalian brain development
XiaoxiXiaoxi ZhuangZhuangDBCCMSCDopaminergic modulation of information processing in the basal ganglia in motor and motivated behaviors