Core faculty:

Staci Bilbo - Neuroendocrine-immune communication, the role of cytokines in synaptic plasticity, early-life origins of risk & resilience, addiction, and stress.
 

Jennifer Groh - Neural basis of audition and vision: Multisensory and sensorimotor integration.


Warren Meck - Functional and neural mechanisms of interval timing and working memory: Dopamine/glutamate modulation of cortico-striatal circuits.
 

Christina Williams - Hormonal and nutrient effects on brain development and aging: Sex differences and epigenetic influences.
 

Henry Yin - Role of the basal ganglia in action and habit formation: Reward, decision making, and drug abuse.



Secondary faculty:

Alison Adcock - cognitive neuroscience of motivation and memory
 

William Hall - neurobiology of sensory-motor integration in the superior colliculus
 

Erich Jarvis- neurobiology of vocal communication
 

Kevin LaBar - neuroscience of emotional learning and memory in humans
 

Edward Levin - nicotine, psychpharmacology, neurotoxicology
 

Miguel Nicolelis - computational principles underlying interactions between populations of cortical and subcortical neurons that mediate perception.
 

Stephen Nowicki - function, evolution & perception of complex birdson


Michael Platt - ethological and neurophysiological approaches to decision making
 

Scott Swartzwelder- alcohol, long term potentiation, adolescence
 

William Wetsel - animal models of neuropsychiatry disease

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