Neuroscience Graduate Group/MINS Faculty

NEW Faculty members as of January, 2014:Artist: Greg Dunn

Robert Heuckeroth, MD, PhD - Professor of Pediatrics, PSOM
Kelvin Luk, PhD - Research Asst. Prof. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, PSOM
Danielle Bassett, PhD - Skirkanich Asst. Prof. of Innovation in Bioengineering, SEAS

 

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
Stewart A Anderson Associate Professor of Psychiatry  
Clay Margrave Armstrong Emeritus Professor of Physiology Ion Channels & Receptors
Steven E. Arnold Professor of Psychiatry Affective Disorders, Imaging Approaches, Neurodegeneration, Schizophrenia

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  
Greg J. Bashaw Professor of Neuroscience Axon Guidance, Synaptogenesis & Circuit Formation,
Danielle Bassett Skirkanich Assistant Professor of Innovation in Bioengineering Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Imaging Approaches, Learning & Memory, Motor Systems, Neuroengineering, Schizophrenia
Stephen M. Baylor Emeritus Professor of Physiology Imaging Approaches, Ion Channels & Receptors
Kendra K Bence Associate Professor of Neuroscience Behavioral Neuroscience, Ion Channels & Receptors, Neurobiology of Obesity, Neuroendocrinology
Jean Bennett F.M. Kirby Professor of Ophthalmology Genetics & Epigenetics; Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, & Stem Cells; Neurodegeneration; Sensory Systems & Perception
Olivier Berton Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Affective Disorders, Neurobiology of Stress, Synaptic Plasticity
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

C

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
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
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

G

Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology
Joshua I. Gold Professor of Neuroscience Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Learning & Memory, Motor Systems, Sensory Systems & Perception
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  
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;
John B. Hogenesch Professor of Pharmacology Computational Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Neurobiology of Sleep & Circadian Rhythms
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
Max B. Kelz Assistant 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
Javier F Medina Assistant Professor of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience, Computational Neuroscience, Learning & Memory, Motor Systems
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
Isabel C Muzzio Assistant Professor of Psychology Learning & Memory

N

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

O

Research Associate Professor of Neuroscience

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

Q

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
Teresa M. Reyes Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology Affective Disorders, Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Behavioral Neuroscience, Genetics & Epigenetics, Neurobiology of Obesity, Neurobiology of Stress, Neuroendocrinology, Neuroinflammation & Neurovirology, Schizophrenia
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
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  
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

Z

Assistant Professor of Genetics

 

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