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COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE

Ed Awh, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology
Visual selective attention and working memory using a combination of behavioral and imaging methods.

Elliot Berkman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Behavioral, motivational, and neural systems involved in self-regulation and goal pursuit.

Paul Dassonville, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Mental representations of sensory cues and object location in three-dimensional space.

Phil Fisher, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology
Prevention research, stress neurobiology, foster care and school readiness.

Scott Frey, Ph.D.
Professor, Lewis Center for Neuroimaging
Neural mechanisms and cognitive processes responsible for complex human behaviors.

Ulrich Mayr, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology
Cognitive control and decision making.

Helen Neville, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology
Development, plasticity and genetics of human brain function.

Jennifer Pfeifer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Neural and behavioral correlates of normative and atypical socioemotional development.

Margaret Sereno, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Neural basis of perception and cognition using experimental and computational approaches.

Nash Unsworth, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Role of memory and attention in higher-order cognition.

Edward Vogel, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology
Visual working memory and the selective attention process interaction.

SYSTEMS NEUROSCIENCE

Chris Doe, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biology
Assembly and function of neural circuits driving larval locomotion in Drosophila.

Tory Herman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology
Genetics of synapse formation in the Drosophila visual system.

Cliff Kentros, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Cellular and molecular basis of memory.

Shawn Lockery, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biology
Neuronal basis of spatial orientation behaviors in C. elegans.

Cris Niell, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology
Function and development of neural circuits for visual processing

William Roberts, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biology
Signal processing in sensory systems, synaptic transmission and calcium signaling.

Terry Takahashi, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biology
Coding and integration of sensory information from a neuroethological perspective.

Philip Washbourne, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Biology
Molecular mechanisms of synapse formation and its relationship to behavior.

Michael Wehr, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Encoding and transformation of sensory information in auditory cortex.

 


Last updated 9/19/2014