Department of Neuroscience

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The mission of the Department of Neuroscience is to do excellent teaching and research on the basic functions and diseases of the nervous system. Areas of interest include neural plasticity, information processing, and neuronal and synaptic functions, particularly as they relate to development, sensory perception, motor behavior, and cognition. The 20 campus-based neuroscience faculty train undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral, and medical students in molecular, cellular, developmental, systems, cognitive, and theoretical neuroscience. There are currently forty-two doctoral students in the Neuroscience Graduate Program and the innovative Brown-NIH Graduate Program Partnership, and 122 undergraduate students are enrolled in the neuroscience concentration. Members of the Department also participate in the MRI Research Facility, the Center for Vision Research, and several NIH and NIMH training grants for graduate and postdoctoral fellows studying neuroscience and vision sciences.
The Department is also a cornerstone of Brown's Institute for Brain Science, a multidisciplinary consortium of about ninety faculty from eleven departments that promotes collaborative theoretical and experimental studies of the brain, and the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute at Rhode Island Hospital.

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Name Contact
Carlos Aizenman
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-6015
James A Anderson
Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences
(401) 863-2195
Wael Asaad
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-1000
Gilad Barnea
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-3126
Patrick Bedard
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
(401) 863-1258
David M Berson
Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Professor of Medical Science
(401) 863-2555
Lucien J Bienenstock
Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics and Neuroscience
(401) 863-1195
Barry W Connors
L. Herbert Ballou University Professor of Neuroscience, Professor of Medical Science, Chair of Neuroscience
(401) 863-2982
Scott J Cruikshank
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
(401) 863-7597
John P Donoghue
Henry Merritt Wriston Professor of Neuroscience, Director of Brown Institute for Brain Science
(401) 863-2701
Justin R Fallon
Professor of Medical Science, Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
(401) 863-9308
Anne C Hart
NIH Graduate Partnership Program (NIH GPP) Director, Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-2822
Beata Jarosiewicz
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
(401) 863-6945
Alexander Jaworski
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-1963
Stephanie R Jones
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
(401) 863-1000
Julie Kauer
Graduate Program Director for the Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology Graduate Program, Professor of Medical Science, Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-9803
Karla Kaun
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-5825
Monica Linden
Lecturer in Neuroscience
(401) 863-5192
Diane Lipscombe
Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-1092
Christopher I Moore
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-1054
Michael A Paradiso
Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Opthalmology and Visual Science, Professor of Neuroscience, Vice Chair of Neuroscience
(401) 863-1159
Robert L Patrick
Associate Professor of Medical Science
(401) 863-2630
Carl Saab
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery (Research), Assistant Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
(401) 444-4290
Jerome Sanes
Professor of Neuroscience, Director of MRI Facility
(401) 863-2523
David Sheinberg
Professor of Neuroscience, Director of Neuroscience Graduate Program
(401) 863-9575
Andrea M Simmons
Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences
(401) 863-2283
James A Simmons
Professor of Biology
(401) 863-1542
John J Stein
Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience
(401) 863-2263
Wilson A Truccolo-Filho
Pablo J. Salame '88 Goldman Sachs Assistant Professor of Computational Neuroscience, Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
(401) 863-7765
Edward G Walsh
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
(401) 863-6525
Michael S Worden
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
(401) 863-6305

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