Neurobiology Faculty

Mark Alkema


Mark Alkema, Ph.D.
 Associate Professor


C. elegans behavioral genetics

 

 

 

Christelle Anaclet, Ph.D. Assistant Professor


Neuronal circuitry regulating the sleep-wake cycle

 

Vivian Budnik

Vivian Budnik, Ph.D., Chair, Professor


Molecular mechanisms of synapse development and plasticity

 

 

 A. Byrne

Alexandra Byrne, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor


Mechanisms of axon regeneration and degeneration in the aging nervous system

 

 

Patrick Emery

Patrick Emery, Ph.D. Vice Chair, Professor


Circadian rhythms and photoreception in Drosophila

 

Michael Francis

Michael Francis, Ph.D. (Francis Lab) 

Associate Professor


Activity-dependent regulation of circuit connectivity and behavior

 

 

 

 

 

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Kensuke Futai, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor


 

The roles of Inhibitory neurons in neuropsychiatric diseases

 

 

     Paul Gardner

Paul Gardner, PhD. Professor


 

Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Synaptic Plasticity in Nicotine Addiction

 

Hong ShengLi

Hong-Sheng Li, Ph.D. Associate Professor


Neuronal regulation of membrane receptor signaling

 

 

 

 

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Gilles Martin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor


Drugs of abuse and memory

 

 

 

 

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Haley Melikian, Ph.D., Professor


Monoamine Transporters, Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Addiction

 

Dorothy Schafer

Dorothy Schafer, Ph.D. Assistant Professor


Neuron-Glia interactions regulating synaptic circuit development and plasticity

 

 

 

 

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Andrew Tapper, Ph.D., Professor


 

Neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in addiction and neurological disease

 

David Weaver

David Weaver, Ph.D. Professor


Molecular physiology of circadian rhythms

 

Yang Xiang

Yang Xiang, Ph.D. Assistant Professor


Mechanism of sensory processing and behavior

 

 Associated Faculty

Paul Greer, Ph.D. Assistant Professor

 

 

Marc Freeman

Marc Freeman, Ph.D. 

(Freeman Lab) Adjunct Professor


Molecular basis of neuron-glia signaling

 

 

 

Heinrich Gompf, Ph.D. Assistant Professor

 

 

 

Hemant Khanna, Ph.D. Assistant Professor


 

 

 

 

Claudio Punzo, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor


 

 

 

Steve Reppert

Steven Reppert, M.D. (Reppert Lab)                  
Distinguished Professor Emeritus 


Molecular neuroethology

 

 

Catalina Ruiz-Canada, Ph.D. Instructor


 

 

 

Travis Thomson, Ph.D. Assistant Professor


 

 

 

Steve Treistman

Steve Treistman, Ph.D. Professor