Integrative Biology-Neuroscience Concentration Program Faculty

NameArea of EmphasisInstitution
Anderson, RindyBehavioral ecology, communication, cognition, sexual selectionFAU College of Science
Blakely, Randy D.Synaptic Genetics, Neurochemistry and Pharmacology; Animal Models of Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Transporter Proteins and Psychoactive DrugsBrain Institute, FAU
Blanks, JanetMammalian retinal development, differentiation and neuroprotectionFAU College of Science Office of the Dean
Bolton, M. McLeanDisorders of neural circuit functionMax Planck Florida Institute
Bressler, StevenCognitive NeurodynamicsFAU Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences
Carvelli, LuciaMolecular mechanisms of drug addiction; pharmacology and physiology of dopaminergic synapsesFAU Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College
Christie, JasonMechanisms of synaptic signaling and computationMax Planck Florida Institute
Claiborne, Brenda J.Neuronal development in human hippocampal formation and learning in aged individualsFAU College of Science
Davis, Ronald L.Molecular and cellular basis for learning; diseases that affect learning and memoryThe Scripps Research Institute
Dawson-Scully, Ken Neurobiology of cellular stress and neuroprotection using live cell imaging, electrophysiology and behavior geneticsFAU College of Science
Fenton, AndreNeuro coordination, recording electrical brain activityCenter for Neural Science, New York University
Fields, Gregg B.Extracellular matrix biochemistry, synthetic protein design and constructionFAU Chemistry and Biochemistry; Center for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
Fitzpatrick, DavidFunctional organization and development of neural circuits in the cerebral cortex, neural basis of visual perceptionMax Planck Florida Institute
Godenschwege, TanjaMolecular and cellular neuroscience, neurodevelopment, cellular basis of neurological disorders and drug discoveryFAU College of Science
Grill, BrockMolecular mechanisms of nervous system developmentThe Scripps Research Institute
Guthrie, KathleenNeurobiologyBiomedical Science, FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Isgor, CeylanNeuromorphological, behavioral and molecular consequences of chronic, variable stress during peripubertal-juvenile period in ratsBiomedical Science, FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Ja, WilliamMolecular genetics of aging, behavior and diseaseThe Scripps Research Institute
Jia, KailiangMolecular regulation of agingFAU College of Science
Keene, AlexNeurogenetics and the evolution of behaviorFAU College of Science
Kwon, HyungbaeUnderstanding molecular and cellular mechanisms of experience-dependent neural circuit modification using a mouse modelMax Planck Florida Institute
Macleod, GregMitochondrial support of neurotransmission, pH influences on synaptic plasticity, neurotransmission and agingFAU College of Science
Martemyanov, KirillStriatal signaling and drug addiction, G protein signal transduction pathways, molecular mechanisms of visionDepartment of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute
Miller, CourtneyNeurobiological underpinnings of memory disorders, with the goal of developing novel therapeuticsDepartment of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute
Milton, Sarah L.Vertebrate anoxia tolerance, marine turtle physiologyFAU College of Science
Murphey, RodDevelopment and degeneration of synapsesFAU College of Science
Puthanveettil, SathyanarayananMolecular and cellular basis of long-term memory storage and its disordersDepartment of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute
Rumbaugh, GavinHow synaptic proteins actively contribute to memory formation and storageDepartment of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute
Schummers, JamesCortical circuitsMax Planck Florida Institute
Shen, WenNeurophysiology, receptor pharmacology, synapsis, glutamate toxicityDepartment of Biomedical Science, FAU
Stackman, Jr., Robert W.Learning and memoryDepartment of Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, FAU
Taniguchi, Hiroki Development and function of inhibitory neural circuitsMax Planck Florida Institute
Tao, RuiNeural circuits affected by drug abuse, Psychostimulant-induced hallucinations, Environmental factor-dependent effects of psychostimulantsDepartment of Biomedical Science, FAU
Tomchik, SethNeuromodulation of memory circuits, neuronal circuits and behavior, imaging brain function in health and diseaseDepartment of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute
Vertes, RobertBehavioral neuroscience, functional organization of the brainstem and its role in controlling the activity of the forebrain and neurophysiology of sleepDepartment of Psychology and Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, FAU
Wei, JianningNeurodegenerative disordersDepartment of Biomedical Science, FAU
Weissbach, Herbert Effect of oxidative stress on normal and cancer cellsFAU College of Science
Wu, Jang YenNeurotransmission and brain disordersDepartment of Biomedical Science, FAU
Xu, BaojiHow neural circuits are formed, modified, and maintained in the brainDepartment of Neuroscience, The Scripps Research Institute
Yasuda, RyoheiNeuronal signal transductionMax Planck Florida Institute