Faculty and Trainers

Professor, Biochem/Mol Bio
eperozo@uchicago.edu
Professor, Social Sciences Division, Psychology
brianp@uchicago.edu
Assistant Professor, Neurobiology
sheffield@uchicago.edu
We use optical techniques to measure and manipulate the activity of cells and circuits in the brain involved in the formation and recall of complex memories. We use...
Professor, BSD Academic Admin
msherman@bsd.uchicago.edu
The research in the laboratory is directed at issues of thalamic functional organization and thalamocortical relationships, mainly using the visual and somatosensory...
Professor , Behavioral Sciences
shevell@uchicago.edu
Steven Shevell is the Eliakam Hastings Moore Distinguished Service Professor of Psychology and Ophthalmology & Visual Science, and a faculty member in the graduate...
Professor, Neurology
vltowle@uchicago.edu
Professor, Pediatrics-Neurology
wvandron@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu
Research Interests- Understanding mechanisms underlying Epilepsy Epilepsy is a serious neurological disorder characterized by seizures. About 1% of the world...
Professor, Social Sciences Division, Psychology
edvogel@uchicago.edu
Associate Professor, Neurobiology
weiw@uchicago.edu
How are neural circuits assembled to perform specific computations? An excellent model system to address this question is the retina, where a diverse set of neural...
Professor, Neurobiology
xzhuang@bsd.uchicago.edu
We investigate the molecular machinery underlying synaptic plasticity and information processing in the brain. We are especially interested in synaptic mechanisms...