Systems Neuroscience

The Systems Neuroscience faculty share an interest in the mechanisms by which neural circuits produce perception and behavior. The model organisms and techniques they use are highly diverse with individual labs typically integrating multiple approaches.

Name Department Research Interest
Felix Deku Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact Microelectrodes development and clinical translation
Chris Q Doe Biology Department Generation of neuronal diversity and motor circuits in Drosophila
Tim Gardner Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact Sensory motor learning and neural interface development
Adrianne Huxtable Human Physiology Development of brain and spinal circuits controlling breathing
Santiago Jaramillo Biology Department Auditory cognition, behavioral flexibility and predictive processing
Shawn Lockery Biology Department Neurogenetic basis of decision making
Michelle Marneweck Human Physiology Neural control and biomechanics of skilled action
Luca Mazzucato Biology Department Computational neuroscience, Artificial Intelligence
David McCormick Biology Department Cortical neural circuits of behavior and attention
James Murray Biology Department Theoretical and computational neuroscience
Cristopher Niell Biology Department Neural circuits for natural vision
Michael Posner Psychology Department Neural networks of attention
Avinash Singh Neuroscience Auditory Neuroscience and Pediatric Audition
Matt Smear Psychology Department Active Olfaction
Nicki Swann Human Physiology Motor Neuroscience of Health and Disease
Emily Sylwestrak Biology Department Neural circuits of behavior; reward and addiction
Michael Wehr Psychology Department Neural computation in auditory circuits