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Student Lab(s) Ph.D. Track Interests
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Revathi Balasubramanian
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Role of transcription factors in retinal neurogenesis

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Shiona Biswas
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Transcription factors involved in embryonic and early postnatal development of the CNS

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Matthew Cavanaugh
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Recovery of vision in cortically blind subjects through training

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Adrianne Chesser
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Mitochondrial function as a function of impaired fission and fusion in Parkinson's disease

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Christina Cloninger
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Sensory Integration of Visual and Auditory Motion

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Ryan Dawes
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Effect of psychological stress on breast cancer growth and progression

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Laura Duclos
    TBD

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    Kelli Fagan
    Ph.D.in Neuroscience

    Sex differences in the nervous system

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    Berkeley Fahrenthold
    Ph.D.in Neuroscience

    The prefrontal-basal ganglia circuit and its role in psychiatric disorders

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    Julianne Feola
    Ph.D.in Neuroscience

    Neurodegeneration and Mechanisms of Protection in Stroke and Hypoxic Signaling

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    Joshua Hinkle
      TBD

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      Jessica Hogestyn
        TBD

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        Colin Lockwood
        Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

        Systems neuroscience

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        Rebecca Lowery
        Ph.D.in Neuroscience

        The role of microglia in synaptic plasticity

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        Nguyen Mai
        Ph.D.in Neuroscience

        Cerebral ischemia-reperfusion injury

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        Evan McConnell
        Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

        Neuroglial signaling specifically how neurons talk to astrocytes and vice versa.

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        Patrick Miller-Rhodes
          TBD

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          Aimee Morris
          • Mink Lab
          Ph.D.in Neuroscience

          Musician Dystonia

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          Heather Natola
          Ph.D.in Neuroscience

          Studying how astrocytes can be used as a therapy for Parkinson's Disease.

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          John O'Donnell
          Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

          Astrocytic Responses to Neuromodulators

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          Adam Pallus
          Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

          Neural control of movement and orienting behaviors

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          Susanne Meredith Pritchard
          Ph.D.in Neuroscience

          The effect of different pathological forms of tau protein on mitochondrial morphology

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          Rebecca Rausch
          Ph.D.in Neuroscience

          Role of Notch and BMP Signaling in Anterior Eye Development

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          Fatima Rivera-Escalera
          Ph.D.in Neuroscience

          Interactions between the nervous and immune systems; neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's disease.

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          Grayson Sipe
          Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

          Roles of Microglia During Synaptic Plasticity

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          Brianna Sleezer
          Ph.D.in Neuroscience

          Neural correlates of maladaptive decision-making in addiction

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          Aleta Steevens
          Ph.D.in Neuroscience

          Determining the role of SOX2 in inner ear neurosensory development

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          Rianne Stowell
            TBD

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            Jennifer Stripay
            Ph.D.in Neuroscience

            Identifying intrinsic mechanisms of chemoresistance in the malignant brain tumor Glioblastoma multiforme and the development of novel therapeutic approaches for this, and other, cancers.

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            Wei Sun
            Ph.D.in Neuroscience

            Astrocytes in neurodegenerative disease

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            Stephanie Syc
            Ph.D.in Neuroscience

            Mechanisms of optic neuropathy-induced cell death

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            Xiaowei Wang
            Ph.D.in Neuroscience

            Traumatic brain injury and repair

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            Laura Yunes-Medina
            Ph.D.in Neuroscience

            Hypoxic signaling in neurons