|Name||Area of Emphasis||Institution||Anderson, Rindy||Behavioral ecology, communication, cognition, sexual selection||FAU College of Science||Assis, Raquel||Data science applications in evolutionary genomics||FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science||Barenholtz, Elan||Psychophysical and computational approaches to visual and multisensory perception and recognition.||FAU Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences||Blakely, Randy D.||Synaptic Genetics, Neurochemistry and Pharmacology; Animal Models of Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Transporter Proteins and Psychoactive Drugs||FAU Brain Institute||Bolton, M. McLean||Disorders of neural circuit function||Max Planck Florida Institute||Bressler, Steven||Cognitive Neurodynamics||FAU Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences||Carvelli, Lucia||Molecular mechanisms of drug addiction; pharmacology and physiology of dopaminergic synapses||FAU Harriet L.
Wilkes Honors College||Christie, Jason||Mechanisms of synaptic signaling and computation||Max Planck Florida Institute||Claiborne, Brenda J.||Neuronal development in human hippocampal formation and learning in aged individuals||FAU College of Science||Davis, Ronald L.||Molecular and cellular basis for learning; diseases that affect learning and memory||The Scripps Research Institute||Dawson-Scully, Ken|| Neurobiology of cellular stress and neuroprotection using live cell imaging, electrophysiology and behavior genetics||FAU College of Science||Duboue, Erik||Effects of early stress on brain circuitry and function and the etiology of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder||FAU Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College||Fields, Gregg B.||Extracellular matrix biochemistry, synthetic protein design and construction||FAU Chemistry and Biochemistry; Center for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology||Fitzpatrick, David||Functional organization and development of neural circuits in the cerebral cortex, neural basis of visual perception||Max Planck Florida Institute||Godenschwege, Tanja||Molecular and cellular neuroscience, neurodevelopment, cellular basis of neurological disorders and drug discovery||FAU College of Science||Grill, Brock||Molecular mechanisms of nervous system development||The Scripps Research Institute||Guthrie, Kathleen||Neurobiology||Biomedical Science, FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine||Hahn, William||Deep learning neural networks, sparse modeling, compressed sensing, adversarial networks, and reinforcement learning models of brain function.||FAU Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences||Hansen, Carl||Understanding G-protein mediated signaling inputs regulating angiogenesis||FAU College of Science||Isgor, Ceylan||Neuromorphological, behavioral and molecular consequences of chronic, variable stress during peripubertal-juvenile period in rats||Biomedical Science, FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine||Ja, William||Molecular genetics of aging, behavior and disease||The Scripps Research Institute||Jia, Kailiang||Molecular regulation of aging||FAU College of Science||Keene, Alex||Neurogenetics and the evolution of behavior||FAU College of Science||Kelso, Scott||Mechanisms of self-organization underlying the coordination of brain and behavior.||FAU Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences||Khamoui, Andy||Use of pre-clinical mouse models and human subjects to study cancer cachexia, skeletal muscle biology, exercise physiology, and mitochondrial function in health and disease.||FAU Exercise Science and Health Promotion||Kowalko, Johanna||Evolutionary genetics and evolutionary developmental biology||FAU Harriet L.
Wilkes Honors College||Kwon, Hyungbae||Understanding molecular and cellular mechanisms of experience-dependent neural circuit modification using a mouse model||Max Planck Florida Institute||Macleod, Greg||Mitochondrial support of neurotransmission, pH influences on synaptic plasticity, neurotransmission and aging||FAU Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College||Martemyanov, Kirill||Striatal signaling and drug addiction, G protein signal transduction pathways, molecular mechanisms of vision||The Scripps Research Institute||Miller, Courtney||Neurobiological underpinnings of memory disorders, with the goal of developing novel therapeutics||The Scripps Research Institute||Milton, Sarah L.||Vertebrate anoxia tolerance, marine turtle physiology||FAU College of Science||Murphey, Rod||Development and degeneration of synapses||FAU College of Science||Page, Damon||Genetic regulation of growth and connectivity in the developing brain, and how cognition is shaped by the interplay of these "hard-wiring" processes and adaptation via plasticity. ||The Scripps Research Institute||Puthanveettil, Sathyanarayanan||Molecular and cellular basis of long-term memory storage and its disorders||The Scripps Research Institute||Robishaw, Janet||Genomics and Precision Medicine||Biomedical Science, FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine||Rumbaugh, Gavin||How synaptic proteins actively contribute to memory formation and storage||The Scripps Research Institute||Schummers, James||Cortical circuits||Florida International University||Shanbhag, Venkatesh||Organic Synthesis, Bio-active molecules, Natural Products||Department of Chemistry and Physics, Nova Southeastern University||Shen, Wen||Neurophysiology, receptor pharmacology, synapsis, glutamate toxicity||Department of Biomedical Science, FAU||Stackman, Jr., Robert W.||Learning and memory||Department of Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, FAU||Taniguchi, Hiroki ||Development and function of inhibitory neural circuits||Max Planck Florida Institute||Tao, Rui||Neural circuits affected by drug abuse, Psychostimulant-induced hallucinations, Environmental factor-dependent effects of psychostimulants||Department of Biomedical Science, FAU||Toll, Lawrence||Neuropharmacology of opioid and nicotinic receptors with respect to pain
and drug abuse||FAU College of Medicine||Van Praag, Henriette||Regulation and function of adult hippocampal neurogenesis||Department of Biomedical Science, FAU||Varela, Carmen||Thalamic circuits and their contribution to the mechanisms of learning.||FAU Psychology||Vertes, Robert||Behavioral neuroscience, functional organization of the brainstem and its role in controlling the activity of the forebrain and neurophysiology of sleep||Department of Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, FAU||Wang, Yingxue||Neuronal mechanisms of episodic memory||Max Planck Florida Institute||Wei, Jianning||Neurodegenerative disorders||Department of Biomedical Science, FAU||Weissbach, Herbert|| Effect of oxidative stress on normal and cancer cells||FAU College of Science||West, Lyndon||Discovery of pharmacologically-active metabolites from marine invertebrates, anti-cancer and anti-microbial agents, use of stem cells in developing new drugs for cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases||FAU Chemistry and Biochemistry||Wu, Jang Yen||Neurotransmission and brain disorders||Department of Biomedical Science, FAU||Xu, Baoji||How neural circuits are formed, modified, and maintained in the brain||The Scripps Research Institute||Yasuda, Ryohei||Neuronal signal transduction||Max Planck Florida Institute|