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

John T. Wall
Neurosciences
Somatosensory system, neural plasticity

Jennifer Hill
Physiology/Pharmacology
Neuroendocrinology, Hypothalamic mechanisms
David R. Giovannucci
Neurosciences
Cell biology of neurosecretion

Ruili Xie
Neurosciences
Mechanisims of Age related hearing loss

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
Boyd Kauffman
Neurology
Corticosteroids effects on human muscle
Azedine Medhkour
Neurosurgery
Hormonal & chemical modulation of brain tumors
Xin Wang
Psychiatry
Brain imaging, PTSD
 

 

 
 

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Last Updated: 4/13/17