Developmental Biology

Name Department Research Interest
Chris Q Doe Biology Department Generation of neuronal diversity and motor circuits in Drosophila
Judith Eisen Biology Department Development of vertebrate nervous system with a focus on interactions between the nervous system, immune system, and host-associated microbiota
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
Chuck Kimmel Neuroscience Morphogenesis and evolutionary developmental biology of the skull
Adam Miller Biology Department Neural circuit wiring, synapse formation, and electrical synaptogenesis in zebrafish.
Cristopher Niell Biology Department Neural circuits for natural vision
John Postlethwait Neuroscience Developmental genetics and the evolution of developmental mechanisms
Emily Sylwestrak Biology Department Neural circuits of behavior; reward and addiction
Philip Washbourne Biology Department Developmental neuroscience with a focus on social behavioral circuits
Monte Westerfield Biology Department Molecular genetics of Usher syndrome and other diseases

Systems Neuroscience

Name Department Research Interest
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
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

Computational Neuroscience

Name Department Research Interest
Tim Gardner Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact Sensory motor learning and neural interface development
Shawn Lockery Biology Department Neurogenetic basis of decision making
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 Wehr Psychology Department Neural computation in auditory circuits

Motor and Cognitive Neuroscience

Name Department Research Interest
Paul Dassonville Psychology Department Perception and action
Sarah DuBrow Cognitive Neuroscience, Learning, Memory, Decision Making
Ian Greenhouse Human Physiology Motor Control
Brice Kuhl Psychology Department Neural mechanisms that support episodic memory
Michelle Marneweck Human Physiology Neural control and biomechanics of skilled action
Nicki Swann Human Physiology Motor Neuroscience of Health and Disease
Dasa Zeithamova Demircan Psychology Department Flexible use of memory