BSN Training Faculty

    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
      • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Systems Neuroscience
      • Working memory
      • high density neural recordings
      • optogenetics
      • neural oscillations
      • schizophrenia
      • Neural circuits
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor, Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences
    • Areas of interest

      • Biological rhythms and health
      • Neuroendocrinology of sex differences
      • Sleep epidemiology
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Reinforcement learning
      • Motivation and emotion
      • Systems neuroscience
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
    • Areas of interest

      • Developmental Neuroscience
      • Addiction
    • Appointments and titles

      • Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Representation of speech and other natural sounds in auditory cortex
      • Learning and attention-driven changes in auditory representation
      • Biological mechanisms underlying neural computations
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • GABAergic neurosteroid modulation of ethanol drinking and ethanol withdrawal
      • The influence of steroid levels on brain function and behavior, with behavioral assessments using animal models of anxiety, depression, and seizure susceptibility
      • Neurochemical substrates underlying binge drinking and interaction with stress with a focus on sex differences
      • Use of genetic animal models to examine alcohol-related behaviors
    • Appointments and titles

      • Research Assistant Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
    • Areas of interest

      • Behavioral Pharmacology
      • Neuroendocrinology
      • Addiction
      • Drug Reinforcement and Motivation
      • Drug Discrimination
      • Drug Self-Administration
      • Animal Models of Alcohol, Nicotine and Methamphetamine Abuse
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Animal models of alcohol and drug addiction
      • Stress response to chronic alcohol drinking
      • MRI imaging of brain circuitry
      • Advances in cognitive assessment of primate behavior
      • Behavioral pharmacology
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Glia
      • Astrocytes
      • Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
      • Neuronal development
      • Extracellular matrix
      • Neurite outgrowth
      • Chondroitin sulfate proteoglycans
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor, Vollum Institute
      • Assistant Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • neurotransmitter release
      • short-term synaptic plasticity
      • neural circuits
      • presynaptic calcium sensors
    • Appointments and titles

      • Associate Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
      • Associate Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Fetal development
      • Magnetic resonance imaging
      • Neurodevelopment disorders
      • Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Neurobiology of learning and memory
      • Models of substance abuse and post-traumatic stress disorder
      • Learning theory
      • Pharmacological approaches to enhancing memory
      • Epigenetic mechanisms of memory
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Sleep
      • EEG
      • Traumatic brain injury
      • Post-traumatic stress disorder
      • Neurodegeneration
      • Alzheimer's
      • Autism
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
      • Assistant Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Developing therapies for neurodegenerative diseases, including Huntington's and Batten diseases
      • Creating non-human primate models of neurodegenerative diseases
      • Developing and testing novel gene therapy strategies to deliver genes to the brain
      • Assessing brain connectivity in neurodegenerative diseases using novel imaging techniques
      • Translational therapeutics
      • Viral vectors
      • Neurosurgery
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Neuroethology
      • Molecular neuroscience
      • Speech and Language
      • Vocal learning
      • Central auditory processing
      • Learning and memory
      • Neurogenomics
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
      • Professor of Psychiatry, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Determinants of risky and impulsive decision-making
      • Alcohol, nicotine and marijuana use
      • Neurobiology of choice
      • Behavioral genetics of impulsivity
      • Behavioral economics
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • systems neuroscience approaches to understanding cognitive-affective interface
      • novel behavioral and computational models of mood and cognitive disorders
      • prefrontal cortex and action selection
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Psychiatry, Division of Clinical Psychology, School of Medicine
    • Appointments and titles

      • Assistant Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Circadian gene regulation of mood- and alcohol-use disorders
      • Testing and characterizing therapies for reducing alcohol and drug intake in animal models
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Behavioral genetics
      • Quantitative genetics
      • Alcohol
      • Methamphetamine
      • Addiction
      • Neuroscience
      • Stress
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Appointments and titles

      • Associate Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
      • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
      • MRI
      • Pharmacokinetics
      • Brain
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Alcoholism and drug addiction
      • Stress-related neuropeptides
      • Social neurobiology of addiction
    • Appointments and titles

      • Associate Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
      • Associate Professor of Psychiatry, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Behavioral Regulation
      • Brain Development
      • Developmental Programming
      • Maternal Nutrition
      • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
      • Anxiety
      • Serotonin
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
      • Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
    • Areas of interest

      • Brain Aging
      • Circadian rhythms
      • Neuroendocrinology
      • Puberty
      • Menopause
    • Appointments and titles

      • Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Synaptic plasticity underlying behavioral changes in animal models of drug addiction