Neuroscience Graduate Group/MINS Faculty

NEW Faculty members as of November, 2011:Artist: Greg Dunn

Joel Mainland, Ph.D. - Monell Chemical Senses Center
David Leitman, Ph.D. - Dept. of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine
Kenneth Shindler, M.D., Ph.D. - Dept. of Opthamology, Perelman School of Medicine

Note: The NGG Faculty webpages listed below are now updated by faculty themselves through the FEDS database. Contact Jane Hoshi with questions.


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Faculty Listed by Traditional Areas of Neuroscience Research:

Computational | Systems | Cellular and Molecular | Developmental | Behavioral and Cognitive | Neurobiology of Disease 

Faculty Listed by Focused Areas of Neuroscience Research:


Affective Disorders

Autism and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Axon Guidance

Behavioral Neuroscience

Cognitive Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience


Genetics and Epigenetics

Imaging Approaches

Ion Channels and Receptors

Learning and Memory

Motor Systems

Neural Injury, Regeneration, Repair, and Stem Cells

Neurobiology of Obesity

Neurobiology of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

Neurobiology of Stress




Neuroinflammation and Neurovirology

Neuron-Glia Interactions


Sensory Systems and Perception

Synaptic Plasticity

Synaptogenesis and Circuit Formation

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