Program faculty

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Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Mihye Ahn
Mihye Ahn
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7177
DMSC 229
1314 1312
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Josh Baker
Josh Baker
Associate Professor
(775) 784-4103
1312 1311
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Sal Baker
Sal Baker, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6908
1314 1312 1311 1308
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning
George Bebis
George Bebis
Foundation Professor He, him, his
(775) 784-6463
WPEB 411
1314 1312 computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning
Neural Development and Aging Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Marian Berryhill
Marian Berryhill
Professor
(775) 682-8692
EMM 409
1310 1317 1315 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Gideon Caplovitz
Gideon Caplovitz
Professor; Director of Cognitive and Brain Sciences Program
EMM
1307 1317 1315 1312
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Yinghan Chen
Yinghan Chen
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6775
DMSC 226
1314 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Neural Development and Aging Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Michael Crognale
Michael Crognale
Professor, Department Chair
(775) 682-8690
EMM 438
1307 1310 1315 1312
Neural Development and Aging Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Ruben Dagda
Ruben Dagda
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4121
MHS 19A
1310 1312 1311 1308
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Scott Earley
Scott Earley
Professor
(775) 784-4301
MHS 8
1312 1311 1308
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Josette El Zaklit
Josette El Zaklit
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-6870
HREL 300D
1314 1312
Brain Imaging and Quantitation Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Edward Ester
Edward Ester
Assistant Professor He/him/his
(775) 784-6828
EMM 228
1317 1314 1315 1312
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty robotics, human-robot interaction, socially assistive robotics, engineering education
David Feil-Seifer
David Feil-Seifer
Associate Professor, Graduate Director He, him, his
(775) 784-6469
WPEB 303
1314 1315 1312 robotics, human-robot interaction, socially assistive robotics, engineering education
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Yumei Feng Earley
Yumei Feng Earley, MD, PhD
Professor
(775) 784-4116
1312 1311 1308
Sensory Neuroscience Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Eelke Folmer
Eelke Folmer
Professor and Chair he, him, his
(775) 784-7592
WPEB 403
1307 1314 1315 1312
Neural Development and Aging Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Thomas Gould
Thomas Gould
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8841
MHS 3C
1310 1312 1311 1308
Sensory Neuroscience Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Sarah Haigh
Sarah Haigh
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-9885
EMM 424
1307 1317 1315 1312
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Emily Hand
Emily Hand
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8256
WPEB 415
1314 1312
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Fred Harris, Jr.
Fred Harris, Jr.
Foundation Professor
(775) 784-6571
WPEB 437
1314 1312
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty
Linda Hayes
Linda Hayes
Professor
(775) 682-8696
EMM 210
1309 1312
Neural Development and Aging Brain Imaging and Quantitation Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty
Ezra Holston
Ezra Holston
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7157
PHS 302
1310 1317 1309 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Neural Development and Aging Cognitive Neuroscience Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Jennifer Hoy
Jennifer Hoy
Assistant Professor
(775)-784-6049
1307 1310 1315 1309 1312 1311 1308
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty Neurobiology of Disease Immunoregulation in cancer, infectious and autoimmune diseases; fluorescence-based biosensors
Kenneth Hunter
Kenneth Hunter, Jr. Sc.D.
Professor; Emeritus
(775) 327-5255
ARF Office: 412 | Lab 406-407
1309 1312 1308 Immunoregulation in cancer, infectious and autoimmune diseases; fluorescence-based biosensors
Neural Development and Aging Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty Neurobiology of Disease
Jeffrey Hutsler
Jeffrey Hutsler
Associate Professor
775-682-8694
EMM 414
1310 1317 1315 1312 1308
Sensory Neuroscience Neural Development and Aging Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Fang Jiang
Fang Jiang
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6828
EMM 403
1307 1310 1317 1315 1308
Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
James Kenyon
James Kenyon
Professor, Director of the Institute for Neuroscience
(775) 682-8832
AHS
1311
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering
M. Rashed Khan
M. Rashed Khan
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-1798
LME 307
1314
Neural Development and Aging Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Thomas Kidd
Thomas Kidd
Professor
(775) 784-6669
FA 311F
1310 1312 1311
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Jung Hwan Kim
Jung Hwan Kim
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4483
FA 311G
1309 1312 1311 1308
Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Cynthia Lancaster
Cynthia Lancaster
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6828
EMM 120C
1315 1312
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty
Anne Leonard
Anne Leonard
Associate Professor
(775) 784-1932
FA 311A
1309 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Mark Lescroart
Mark Lescroart
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-6807
EMM 406
1307 1317 1315 1312
Cognitive Neuroscience Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty
Matthew  Lewon
Matthew Lewon
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8681
EMM 225
1315 1309 1312
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Susan Liebman
Susan Liebman, Ph.D.
Research Professor
(775) 682-7338
1312 1311
Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Paul MacNeilage
Paul MacNeilage
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8312
EMM 407
1315 1312
Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Carlos Mariscal
Carlos Mariscal, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6853
JC 103A
1315 1312
Neural Development and Aging Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Grant Mastick
Grant Mastick
Professor and Co-Director of Neuroscience BS Program
(775) 784-6168
FA 311D; Lab 309
1310 1311
Sensory Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Dennis Mathew
Dennis Mathew
Associate Professor, Co-director of Integrative Neuroscience Graduate Program
(775) 784-6052
FA 311C
1307 1312 1311
Neural Development and Aging Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Pedro Miura
Pedro Miura
Associate Professor he, him, his
(775) 682-7004
FA 140C
1310 1312 1311
Sensory Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Gillian Moritz
Gillian Moritz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6065
1307 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Nicholas Murray
Nicholas Murray, Ph.D., M.A.
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8347
LR Room 105c
1307 1315 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Violeta Mutafova-Yambolieva
Violeta Mutafova-Yambolieva
Professor
(775) 784-6274
1307 1312 1311
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty Bioinformatics
Tin Nguyen
Tin Nguyen
Assistant Professor He, him, his
(775) 784-6619
WPEB 435
1314 1312 Bioinformatics
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Mircea Nicolescu
Mircea Nicolescu
Professor
(775) 784-4356
WPEB 413
1314 1312
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Monica Nicolescu
Monica Nicolescu
Professor, Undergraduate Director
(775) 784-1687
WPEB 307
1314 1312
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease Research
Lucia Notterpek
Lucia Notterpek, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Biomedical Research; Professor of Physiology and Cell Biology
(775) 784-4060
1312 1311 1308 Research
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty Neurobiology of Disease
Stan Omaye
Stan Omaye
Professor
775-784-6447
SFB 005a
1309 1312 1308
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty
Jenny Ouyang
Jenny Ouyang
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6089
SFB 212A
1309 1312
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Simon Pieraut
Simon Pieraut
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6083
FA 319
1309 1312 1311 1308
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Maryam  Raeeszadeh-Sarmazdeh
Maryam Raeeszadeh-Sarmazdeh
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-8494
LMR 484
1312 1311
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Robert Renden
Robert Renden
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-4352
MHS 12A
1312 1311
Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Misty Riddle
Misty Riddle
Assistant Professor she/ her/ hers
(775) 682-7896
FA
1309 1312 1311
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Kenton Sanders
Kenton Sanders, Ph.D.
Professor
(775) 784-6980
1312 1311 1308
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty
Deena Schmidt
Deena Schmidt
Associate Professor
(775) 784-4642
DMSC 219
1314 1309 1312
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Yantao Shen
Yantao Shen
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6918
SEM 327
1314 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Jacqueline Snow
Jacqueline Snow
Associate Professor
(775) 682-8688
EMM 420
1307 1317 1315 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Brain Imaging and Quantitation Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Lars Strother
Lars Strother
Associate Professor
(775) 682-8678
EMM 404
1307 1317 1315 1312
Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty Computer Vision, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Assistive Technology
Alireza Tavakkoli
Alireza Tavakkoli
Associate Professor
(775) 682-8426
WPEB 417
1314 1312 Computer Vision, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Assistive Technology
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Cam Ha Tran
Cam Ha Tran
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-9830
MHS 3B
1312 1311
Sensory Neuroscience Neurobiology and Behavior Neuroscience Faculty controls, robotics, data-driven, insects, behavior, system identification, neuroscience, neuroethology
Floris van Breugel
Floris van Breugel
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-9822
PE 226
1307 1309 1312 controls, robotics, data-driven, insects, behavior, system identification, neuroscience, neuroethology
Sensory Neuroscience Neurobiology and Behavior Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Alexander van der Linden
Alexander van der Linden
Department Chair, Associate Professor
(775) 784-6080
FA 339
1307 1309 1311
Neural Development and Aging Brain Imaging and Quantitation Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Chris Von Bartheld
Chris Von Bartheld
Professor
(775) 784-6022
1310 1317 1312 1311 1308
Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Seán Ward
Seán Ward
Professor
(775) 784-6061
1312 1311 1308
Sensory Neuroscience Neural Development and Aging Cognitive Neuroscience
Michael Webster
Michael Webster
Foundation Professor
(775) 682-8691
EMM 408
1307 1310 1315
Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty
Mariann Weierich
Mariann Weierich
Professor; James K. and Lois Merritt Mikawa Distinguished Professor of Psychology
EMM
1315 1312
Sensory Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Neurobiology of Disease
Ebenezer Yamoah
Ebenezer Yamoah
Professor
(775) 784-7537
1307 1312 1311 1308
Sensory Neuroscience Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroscience Faculty Neurobiology of Disease
Benjamin Young
Benjamin Young, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; Director of Graduate Studies
(775) 784-6843
JC 102D
1307 1315 1312 1308
Brain Imaging and Quantitation Computational Neuroscience, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering Neuroscience Faculty
Xiaoshan Zhu
Xiaoshan Zhu
Associate Professor
(775) 682-6298
SEM 337A
1317 1314 1312
 

Emeritus faculty