Neurosciences and Neurological Disorders

Faculty and Research Interests

The following is a list of faculty in the Neurosciences and Neurological Disorders Program. Click on a name to see a more comprehensive description of their research. 

Faculty members who may serve as primary advisors or committee members:
Nicolas L. Chiaia
Neurosciences
Neuroanatomy, neurophysiology
Marthe J. Howard
Neurosciences
Developmental neurobiology

Joshua Park
Neurosciences
Neuropeptide vesicle transport

Joseph F. Margiotta
Neurosciences
Neuronal ACh receptors, ion channels
Richard D. Lane
Neurosciences
Developmental neuroscience
Howard C. Rosenberg
Pharmacology
Neuropharmacology
Elizabeth I. Tietz
Pharmacology
Neuropharmacology and Drug Abuse
John T. Wall
Neurosciences
Somatosensory system, neural plasticity

Kenneth Hensley
Pathology
Neuropathology, Neuroinflammation

Bryan K. Yamamoto
Neurosciences
Neurodegeneration, Drugs of Abuse
David R. Giovannucci
Neurosciences
Cell biology of neurosecretion
Jennifer Hill
Physiology/Pharmacology
Neuroendocrinology, Hypothalamic mechanisms
Faculty members who serve as committee members for Ph.D. students or primary advisors for Master's Students:
Carol Bennett-Clarke
Neurosciences
Immunohistochemistry
Richard D. Mooney
Anatomy & Neurosciences
Visual development, physiology
Robert S. Crissman
Neurosciences
Electron microscopy, neurophysiology
Michael J. Dennis
Radiology
Diagnostic imaging
Linda A. Dokas
Pharmacology, Pharmacy
Neurochemistry, neuroendocrinology
Boyd Kauffman
Neurology
Corticosteroids effects on human muscle

Jeremy Laukka
Neurosciences
Brain imaging, leukodystrophy

Angele V. McGrady
Psychiatry
Psychophysiology
A. John McSweeny
Psychiatry
Neuropsychiatry
Azedine Medhkour
Neurosurgery
Hormonal & chemical modulation of brain tumors

Xin Wang
Psychiatry
Brain imaging, PTSD

 
   
 

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Last Updated: 6/26/15