Neurobiology Faculty Print

The following is an alphabetical list of active MCB faculty members and brief descriptions of their research. Additional faculty lists are available using the links below.

Emeriti and Professors of the Graduate School | Secondary Divisional Affiliates | Bowes Research Fellows

Click on a faculty member's name to see a complete description of their research (if available). Alternatively, use the search form below to search the faculty research interest pages for keywords.

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Hillel Adesnik
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology
Dynamics of neural circuits underlying information processing in the cerebral cortex.

Helen Bateup
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology
Molecular mechanisms of synapse and circuit plasticity

Yang Dan
Howard Hughes Investigator and Professor of Neurobiology
Information processed by neuronal circuits

Daniel Feldman
Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Sensory processing and plasticity in cerebral cortex

Marla Feller
Professor of Neurobiology
The development and function of retinal circuits

John G. Flannery
Professor of Neurobiology
Molecular mechanisms underlying diseases of the retina

Ehud Isacoff
Class of 1933 Chair and Professor of Neurobiology
Ion channel function and synaptic plasticity

Richard H. Kramer
CH and Annie Li Chair in Molecular Biology of Diseases and Professor of Neurobiology
Chemical signaling within and between neurons

John Ngai
Professor of Neurobiology
Molecular and cellular mechanisms of olfaction

Mu-ming Poo
Professor of Neurobiology
Neurobiology

David Presti
Senior Lecturer of Neurobiology
Neurobiology

Mark Tanouye
Professor (Affiliated) of Neurobiology
Mechanisms of nervous system structure and function

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Emeriti and Professors of the Graduate School

Walter Freeman
Professor Emeritus of Neurobiology
Neurophysiology; nonlinear brain dynamics

W. Geoffrey Owen
Professor Emeritus of Neurobiology
Membrane biophysics; retinal neurophysiology

Frank Werblin
Professor of the Graduate School Division of Neurobiology
Neurophysiology of vision

Gerald Westheimer
Professor of the Graduate School Division of Neurobiology
Neurobiology; psychophysics

Bob Zucker
Professor of the Graduate School Division of Neurobiology
Cellular neurophysiology; synaptic biophysics

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Secondary Divisional Affiliates

The following faculty have a secondary affiliation with the Neurobiology division.

Diana Bautista
Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Molecular mechanisms of transduction in touch and pain receptors

Beth Burnside
Professor Emerita of Cell and Developmental Biology
Cell biology of the photoreceptor cytoskeleton

Gian Garriga
Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development
Developmental neurobiology; molecular genetics

Kristin Scott
Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development
Processing gustatory information in the Drosophila brain

David Weisblat
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Developmental biology

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