Neuroscience Graduate Group/MINS Faculty

NEW Faculty members as of February 2016:Artist: Greg Dunn

Alexander Proekt, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Elizabeth Heller, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Marisa Bartolomei, PhD, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

 

 


 

Note: The NGG Faculty web pages listed below are now updated by faculty themselves through the FEDS database. Contact Christine Clay with questions.

 

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Alphabetical Listing of Faculty:



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Name
Title
Areas of Research

A

Professor of Biology
Geoffrey Karl Aguirre Associate Professor of Neurology Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Sensory Systems & Perception, Synaptic Plasticity
Rexford Sefah Ahima Professor of Medicine Neurobiology of Obesity
Jorge Alvarez Assistant Professor of Pathology Neurobiology of Disease, Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology
Stewart A Anderson Associate Professor of Psychiatry  
Clay Margrave Armstrong Emeritus Professor of Physiology Ion Channels & Receptors

B

Associate Professor of Neuroscience
Tracy L Bale Professor of Psychiatry Addiction, Affective Disorders, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Neurobiology of Obesity, Neurobiology of Stress, Neuroendocrinology, Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology, Neuron-Glia Interactions, Schizophrenia
Gordon A. Barr Associate Professor of Psychology  
Marisa S. Bartolomei Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology Cell and Molecular, Developmental Neuroscience, Systems, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Genetics & Epigenetics
Greg J. Bashaw Professor of Neuroscience Axon Guidance, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation,
Danielle Bassett Skirkanich Assistant Professor of Innovation in Bioengineering Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Learning & Memory, Motor Systems, Neuroengineering, Schizophrenia
Stephen M. Baylor Emeritus Professor of Physiology Imaging Approaches, Ion Channels & Receptors
Jean Bennett F.M. Kirby Professor of Ophthalmology Genetics & Epigenetics; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurodegeneration; Sensory Systems & Perception
Nicholas Betley Assistant Professor of Biology Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Developmental Neuroscience, Systems, Addiction, Affective Disorders, Genetics & Epigenetics, Imaging Approaches, Neurobiology of Obesity, Sensory Systems & Perception, Synaptic Plasticity, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Seema Bhatnagar Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Affective Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Neurobiology of Stress, Neuroendocrinology
Julie A. Blendy Professor of Pharmacology Addiction, Affective Disorders
Kathleen Boesze-Battaglia Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics Neurodegeneration
Nancy M. Bonini Professor of Neuroscience Genetics & Epigenetics, Neurodegeneration
Karin Borgmann-Winter Assistant Professor of Psychiatry  
David H Brainard Professor of Psychology Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Sensory Systems & Perception
Edward Stuart Brodkin Associate Professor of Psychiatry Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Schizophrenia
Maja Bucan Professor of Genetics Affective Disorders, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Computational Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics
Johannes Burge Associate Professor of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Sensory Systems & Perception

C

Anjan Chatterjee Professor of Neurology Cognitive Neuroscience
Alice S. Chen-Plotkin Assistant Professor of Neurology Computational Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Neurodegeneration
Brian Y. Chow Assistant Professor of Bioengineering  
Akiva S. Cohen Research Associate Professor of Pediatrics Ion Channels & Receptors; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neuron-Glia Interactions
Yale E. Cohen Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Neuroengineering, Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology, Sensory Systems & Perception
Diego Contreras Professor of Neuroscience Computational Neuroscience, Epilepsy, Genetics & Epigenetics, Imaging Approaches
Douglas A. Coulter Professor of Pediatrics Epilepsy, Imaging Approaches, Ion Channels & Receptors, Neuron-Glia Interactions, Synaptic Plasticity
E. Bryan Crenshaw III Adjunct Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology Genetics & Epigenetics, Sensory Systems & Perception
D. Kacy Cullen Research Associate Professor of Neurosurgery Axon Guidance; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neuroengineering; Neuron-Glia Interactions

D

Chair, Department of Neuroscience
Mariella De Biasi Associate Professor of Neuroscience in Psychiatry Neurobiology of Disease, Addiction, Affective Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Ion Channels & Receptors
Bart C De Jonghe Assistant Professor of Biobehavioral and Health Sciences  
John A. Detre Professor of Neurology Addiction, Cognitive Neuroscience, Epilepsy, Imaging Approaches, Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms, Neurobiology of Stress, Neurodegeneration
Marc A. Dichter Emeritus Professor of Neurology Epilepsy; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurodegeneration; Synaptic Plasticity
Long Ding Research Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Learning & Memory, Motor Systems, Sensory Systems & Perception
Joshua L. Dunaief Associate Professor of Ophthalmology Neurodegeneration, Sensory Systems & Perception

E

Elmer Holmes Bobst Professor of Pharmacology
Steven Jeffrey Eliades Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology Behavioral Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Motor Systems, Neuroengineering, Sensory Systems & Perception
C. Neill Epperson Associate Professor of Psychiatry  
Russell A Epstein Associate Professor of Psychology Cognitive Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Learning & Memory, Sensory Systems & Perception

F

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Martha J. Farah Professor of Psychology Cognitive Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches
Loretta M. Flanagan-Cato Associate Professor of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience, Ion Channels & Receptors, Neuroendocrinology, Synaptic Plasticity
Steven J Fluharty Professor of Pharmacology  
J. Kevin Foskett Isaac Ott Professor of Physiology Ion Channels & Receptors, Neurodegeneration
Marc Fuccillo Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cell and Molecular, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Genetics & Epigenetics, Ion Channels & Receptors, Motor Systems, Schizophrenia, Synaptic Plasticity, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation

G

Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology
Joshua I. Gold Professor of Neuroscience Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Learning & Memory, Motor Systems, Sensory Systems & Perception
Ethan Goldberg Assistant Professor of Neurology Neurobiology of Disease, Cell and Molecular, Systems, Epilepsy, Imaging Approaches, Ion Channels & Receptors, Neuroengineering
Michael Granato Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology Axon Guidance; Behavioral Neuroscience; Learning & Memory; Motor Systems; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Synaptic Plasticity; Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Harvey J Grill Professor of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience, Neurobiology of Obesity, Neuroendocrinology, Sensory Systems & Perception
Judith B. Grinspan Research Associate Professor of Neurology Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neuron-Glia Interactions
Murray Grossman Professor of Neurology Affective Disorders, Cognitive Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Neurodegeneration
Ruben C. Gur Professor of Psychiatry Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Imaging Approaches, Schizophrenia

H

Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Roy Hoshi Hamilton Assistant Professor of Neurology  
Matthew R Hayes Assistant Professor of Nutritional Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cell and Molecular, Addiction, Neurobiology of Obesity, Neuroendocrinology, Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology, Neuron-Glia Interactions, Sensory Systems & Perception
Joan C Hendricks Gilbert S. Kahn Dean of Veterinary Medicine Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms
Robert Heuckeroth Professor of Pediatrics Axon Guidance; Genetics & Epigenetics; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells;
Erika L.F. Holzbaur Professor of Physiology Neurodegeneration
Toshinori Hoshi Professor of Physiology Ion Channels & Receptors, Synaptic Plasticity

I

Research Professor of Pediatrics

J

Professor of Neurology
Thomas A. Jongens Associate Professor of Genetics Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Imaging Approaches, Learning & Memory, Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms, Neurodegeneration, Neuroendocrinology, Synaptic Plasticity, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Kelly L Jordan-Sciutto Associate Professor of Pathology Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurodegeneration; Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology; Neuron-Glia Interactions

K

Assistant Professor of Psychology
Michael J. Kahana Professor of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Learning & Memory
Robert Gordon Kalb Professor of Neurology Neurodegeneration, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Matthew S. Kayser Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Neurobiology of Disease, Cell and Molecular, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Developmental Neuroscience, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Genetics & Epigenetics, Imaging Approaches, Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms, Synaptic Plasticity, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Max B. Kelz Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Ion Channels & Receptors, Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms, Sensory Systems & Perception
Daniel S. Kessler Associate Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology Genetics & Epigenetics
Sangwon F Kim Associate Professor of Neurobiology Ion Channels & Receptors, Neurobiology of Obesity, Neurodegeneration, Neuroendocrinology, Schizophrenia, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Dennis L. Kolson Professor of Neurology Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurodegeneration; Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology; Neuron-Glia Interactions

L

Daniel D. Langleben Associate Professor of Psychiatry Addiction, Affective Disorders, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Learning & Memory, Neurobiology of Stress, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Virginia Man-Yee Lee John H. Ware 3rd Endowed Professor of Alzheimer's Research Neurodegeneration
Edward B Lee Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Neurobiology of Obesity, Neurodegeneration, Neuroendocrinology
David I Leitman Research Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Cognitive Neuroscience, Schizophrenia, Sensory Systems & Perception
Caryn Lerman Professor of Psychology Addiction, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics
Jon Martin Lindstrom The Trustee Professor of Neuroscience Addiction, Ion Channels & Receptors

Brian Litt

Professor of Neurology and Bioengineering Computational Neuroscience, Epilepsy, Neuroengineering
Zhe Lu Professor of Physiology Ion Channels & Receptors
Timothy Harris Lucas Jr. Research Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery  
Irwin Lucki Professor of Psychology Affective Disorders; Genetics & Epigenetics; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurobiology of Stress
Kelvin Luk Research Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Imaging Approaches, Neurodegeneration
Wenqin Luo Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Axon Guidance, Behavioral Neuroscience, Sensory Systems & Perception
David R. Lynch Professor of Neurology Epilepsy, Ion Channels & Receptors

M

Associate Professor of Neuroscience
Joel D. Mainland Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Behavioral Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Ion Channels & Receptors, Sensory Systems & Perception
Eric David Marsh Assistant Professor of Neurology Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Epilepsy, Ion Channels & Receptors, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation
Corey McMillan Assistant Professor of Neurology Neurobiology of Disease, Imaging Approaches, Neurodegeneration, Cognitive Neuroscience

Claire H. Mitchell

 

Associate Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology Axon Guidance, Imaging Approaches, Ion Channels & Receptors, Neurodegeneration, Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology, Neuron-Glia Interactions, Sensory Systems & Perception
Jessica I. W. Morgan Assistant Professor of Opthalmology Neurobiology of Disease, Cell and Molecular, Imaging Approaches

N

Research Associate Professor of Medicine
Michael P. Nusbaum Professor of Neuroscience Motor Systems

O

Research Associate Professor of Neuroscience
Joan O'Brien Professor of Opthamology Neurobiology of Disease, Cell and Molecular, Genetics & Epigenetics, Neurodegeneration

P

John Miclot Professor
Larry A. Palmer Emeritus Professor of Neuroscience Sensory Systems & Perception
Thomas D. Parsons Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology Synaptic Plasticity
Robert Christopher Pierce Professor of Neuroscience Addiction, Behavioral Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Ion Channels & Receptors
Michael Platt James S. Riepe University Professor; Professor of Neuroscience, Professor of Psychology, Professor of Marketing Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, Systems, Cognitive Neuroscience, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders
 

R

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Jonathan A. Raper Professor of Neuroscience Axon Guidance
Dejian Ren Assistant Professor of Biology Epilepsy, Imaging Approaches, Ion Channels & Receptors, Sensory Systems & Perception
Timothy P. Roberts Professor of Radiology  
Michael Byrne Robinson Professor of Pediatrics Epilepsy; Ion Channels & Receptors; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neuron-Glia Interactions
Nicole C Rust Assistant Professor of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Learning & Memory, Sensory Systems & Perception

S

Professor of Neuroscience
Ted Satterthwaite Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Neurobiology of Disease, Developmental Neuroscience, Affective Disorders, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Schizophrenia
Gerard D Schellenberg Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine  
Steven S. Scherer Ruth Wagner Van Meter and J. Ray Van Meter Professor of Neurology Genetics & Epigenetics; Ion Channels & Receptors; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neuron-Glia Interactions
Heath Donmar Schmidt Research Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cell and Molecular, Addiction, Affective Disorders, Genetics & Epigenetics, Learning & Memory
Marc F. Schmidt Associate Professor of Biology Behavioral Neuroscience, Learning & Memory, Motor Systems, Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms
Robert T Schultz Professor of Clinical Psychology Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Genetics & Epigenetics, Imaging Approaches
Amita Sehgal John Herr Musser Professor of Neuroscience Genetics & Epigenetics, Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms
Kenneth S. Shindler Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
James Shorter Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics Neurodegeneration
Steven J. Siegel Professor of Psychiatry Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Ion Channels & Receptors, Neuroengineering, Schizophrenia, Sensory Systems & Perception
Robert G. Smith Research Associate Professor of Neuroscience Computational Neuroscience, Neuroengineering, Sensory Systems & Perception
Samantha S. Soldan Research Associate Professor of Neurology Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology
Alan A Stocker Assistant Professor of Psychology Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Sensory Systems & Perception

T

Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Sharon L Thompson-Schill Professor of Psychology Cognitive Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Learning & Memory, Sensory Systems & Perception
John Q. Trojanowski William Maul Measey - Truman G. Schnabel, Jr., M.D. Professor of Geriatric Medicine & Gerontology Neurodegeneration

U

V

Research Professor of Anesthesiology & Critical Care
Noga Vardi Research Professor of Neuroscience Ion Channels & Receptors, Sensory Systems & Perception
Sigrid C. Veasey Associate Professor of Medicine Behavioral Neuroscience; Genetics & Epigenetics; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms
Charles H Vite Assistant Professor of Neurology Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Epilepsy, Imaging Approaches, Neurodegeneration

W

Professor of Microbiology
Beth A Winkelstein Associate Professor of Neurosurgery Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurodegeneration; Neuroengineering; Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology; Neuron-Glia Interactions; Sensory Systems & Perception
Daniel Herman Wolf Associate Professor of Psychiatry Behavioral Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Schizophrenia
John H. Wolfe Professor of Pathology & Medical Genetics Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Genetics & Epigenetics; Imaging Approaches; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurodegeneration; Neuroengineering; Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology; Neuron-Glia Interactions
David A Wolk Assistant Professor of Neurology  

X

Y

Professor of Cancer Biology

 

Z

Associate Professor of Genetics

 

Neuro images courtesy of NGG graduate Greg Dunn (http://www.gregadunn.com).