Primary Faculty

  • mbrennerProfessor Emeritus

    Research Areas
    Neurodevelopment and developmental disabilities; neurodegeneration and neurodegenerative disorders

  • Jeremy DayAssistant Professor

    Research Areas
    Addiction; learning and memory; epigenetics; non-coding RNAs

  • dobrunzProfessor

    Research Areas
    Learning, memory and synaptic plasticity; ion channels and synaptic function; neurodevelopment and developmental disabilities

  • gavin 150x150Assistant Professor
    Department of Neurobiology
    Co-Director, Undergraduate Neuroscience Program; Co-Director, Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP); Associate Scientist, Civitan International Research Center

    Research Areas
    Cellular and molecular mechanisms of structural and functional plasticity; memory; mechanisms of neurodevelopmental disabilities

  • jhablitzProfessor
    Interim Chair

    Research Areas
    Neurodevelopment and developmental disabilities; ion channels and synaptic function

  • gwen kingAssistant Professor

    Research Areas
    Neurodevelopment; neurodegeneration; brain aging

  • lesterProfessor

    Research Areas
    Ion channels, synapses and addiction

  • Farah LubinAssociate Professor
    Director, NINDS Neuroscience Roadmap Scholar Program; Associate Scientist, Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging; Associate Scientist, Comprehensive Neuroscience Center

    Research Areas
    Learning, memory and synaptic plasticity; epigenetics, non-coding RNAs; gene transcription; epilepsy disorders; neurodevelopment and developmental disabilities

  • Linda WadicheAssociate Professor

    Research Areas
    Neurodevelopment and developmental disabilities; learning, memory and synaptic plasticity; ion channels and synaptic function; neurotransmitter and neurotrophin receptors and cell signaling

  • parpura

    Professor

    Research Areas
    Glial biology; ion channels and synaptic function; systems neuroscience and vision

  • Dr. Lucas Pozzo-MillerProfessor
    Associate Director, Comprehensive Neuroscience Center
    Interim Scientific Co-Director, Civitan International Research Center
    Co-Director, Neuroscience Graduate Theme, Graduate Biomedical Science

    Research Areas
    Neurotransmitter and neurotrophin receptors and cell signaling; learning, memory and synaptic plasticity; ion channels and synaptic function; neurodevelopment and developmental disabilities

  • theibertProfessor

    Research Areas
    Role of phosphoinositides in developmental neurobiology

  • Kristina VisscherAssociate Professor
    Co-director, Civitan International Neuroimaging Laboratory

    Research Areas
    Cognitive neuroscience

  • Jacques Wadiche, Ph.D.Associate Professor

    Research Areas
    Neurotransmitter and neurotrophin receptors and cell signaling; learning, memory and synaptic plasticity; ion channels and synaptic function

  • swilsonAssociate Professor

    Research Areas
    Nervous system development; ubiquitin; protein degradation