PhD Students

Program in Neuroscience

Neuroscience Thesis Defense

Melissa Guildford Derner, December 8, 2016 at 10:30am, Medical School Building S7-105
Title: "Sex, drugs, and rodent reward: an exploration of the sex-specific roles of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in ethanol reward"

Navonil Banerjee, December 14, 2016 at 2:00pm, Lazare Research Building 716
Title: "Temporal organization of behavioral states through local neuromoducation in C. elegans"

Sijia Wu, January 12, 2017
Title TBA

Ting-Hao Huang, March 7, 2017
Title TBA

 

PhD Students in the Program in Neuroscience

Kellianne Alexander Mentor: Michael Francis
Navonil Banerjee Mentor: Michael Francis
Thomas Burdett Mentor: Marc Freeman
Shun-Yun (Michelle) Cheng Mentor: Claudio Punzo
Sukhee Cho Mentor: Marc Freeman
Steven DeGroot Mentor: Andrew Tapper
Rita Fagan Mentor: Haley Melikian
Jonathan Farley Mentor: Marc Freeman
Jeremy Florman Mentor: Mark Alkema
Lauren Foley Mentor: Patrick Emery
James Gilbert Mentor: Anastasia Khvorova
Melissa Guildford Derner* Mentor: Andrew Tapper
Daniel Gutierrez Mentor: Bill Kobertz
Ting-Hao Huang Mentor: Carlos Lois
Yung-Chi Huang Mentor: Mark Alkema
Yonca Karadeniz Mentor: Marc Freeman
Patrick Kearney Mentor: Haley Melikian
Zachary Kennedy Mentors: Wen Xue and Robert Brown
Jenya Kolpakova Mentor: Gilles Martin
Pallavi Lamba Mentor: Patrick Emery
Pin-Tsun (Justin) Lee Mentor: Robert Brown
Kelly Limoncelli Mentor: Melissa Moore
Yen-Chen (Nora) Lin Mentor: Daryl Bosco
Wenjie Mao Mentor: Kensuke Futai
Devyn Oliver Mentors: Claire Benard & Michael Francis
Alison Philbrook* Mentor: Michael Francis
Harleen Saini** Mentor: Melissa Moore
Ye Shang Mentor: Yang Xiang
Ciearra Smith Mentor: Paul Gardner
Carolyn Sweeney Mentor: Haley Melikian
Kendra Takle Mentor: Yang Xiang
Bradford Tremblay Mentor: Haley Melikian
Fei Wang Mentor: Yang Xiang
Sijia Wu Mentor: Haley Melikian


*Recipient of individual NRSA predoctoral fellowship
**Recipient of HHMI International Student Fellowship

Neuroscience Program Graduates

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