Executive Committee

The Carney Institute Executive Committee meets monthly to review Carney research priorities and programs, discuss funding opportunities, and provide input to the Institute director and leadership team. The committee includes representatives of 11 departments and academic units, as well as Carney Institute initiatives and centers. 

  • Wael Asaad

    Wael Asaad

    Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Associate Professor of Neuroscience

  • Gilad Barnea

    Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Visual Science, and Neuroscience, NIH Graduate Partnership Program (NIH GPP) Director, Center for the Neurobiology of Cells and Circuits Director

  • David Berson

    Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Ophthalmology, Visual Sciences, and Neuroscience, Professor of Medical Science, Chair of Neuroscience

  • David Borton

    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

  • Wayne Bowen

    Upjohn Professor of Pharmacology, Chair of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology and Biotechnology

  • Linda Carpenter

    Linda Carpenter

    Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

  • Ugur Cetintemel

    Professor of Computer Science

  • John Davenport

    R. John Davenport

    Managing Director of the Robert J. and Nancy D. Carney Institute for Brain Science

  • Oriel FeldmanHall

    Oriel FeldmanHall

    Assistant Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences

  • Michael Frank

    Michael Frank

    Edgar L. Marston Professor of Psychology, Director of the Computation in Brain and Mind Initiative

  • Matthew Harrison

    Matthew Harrison

    Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics

  • Leigh Hochberg

    Leigh Hochberg

    Professor of Engineering

  • Diane Lipscombe

    Diane Lipscombe

    Reliance Dhirubhai Ambani Director of the Robert J. and Nancy D. Carney Institute for Brain Science, Thomas J. Watson, Sr. Professor of Science, Professor of Neuroscience

  • Judy Liu

    Judy Liu

    Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry

  • Chris Moore

    Christopher Moore

    Associate Director of the Robert J. and Nancy D. Carney Institute for Brain Science, Professor of Neuroscience

  • Eric Morrow

    Eric M. Morrow

    Mencoff Family University Professor, Associate Professor of Neuroscience, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Director of the Center for Translational Neuroscience

  • Michael Paradiso

    Sidney A. Fox and Dorothea Doctors Fox Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Professor of Neuroscience, Director of the Center for Vision Research

  • Sharon Rounds

    Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

  • Jerome Sanes

    Professor of Neuroscience; Director of the COBRE Center for Central Nervous System Function; Director of the MRI Research Facility

  • David Sheinberg

    David Sheinberg

    Professor of Neuroscience; Carney Director of Graduate Training

  • Derek Stein

    Associate Professor of Physics and Associate Professor of Engineering

  • Ashley Webb

    Richard and Edna Salomon Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry