Faculty

The Nash Family Department of Neuroscience faculty includes senior leadership, clinicians, and scientists. Many of our faculty members also run their own labs and research studies. See a list of faculty by research area.

Primary Faculty

Paul J. Kenny
Chairman

Eric Nestler
Nash Family Professor of Neuroscience

Akbarian, Schahram
Professor

Avena-Blanchard, Nicole
Associate Professor

Baxter, Mark
Professor

Benson, Deanna
Professor

Blanchard, Joel
Assistant Professor

Brown, Steven R.
Assistant Professor

Cai, Denise
Associate Professor

Castellano, Joseph M
Assistant Professor

Clem, Roger
Associate Professor

Cropper, Elizabeth
Professor

De Araujo, Ivan
Professor

Ellis-Davies, Graham
Professor

Friedel, Roland
Associate Professor

Goate, Alison
Professor

Haghighi, Fatemeh
Professor

Hof, Patrick
Professor

Huntley, George
Professor

Hurd, Yasmin 
Professor

Maze, Ian S.
Professor

Mobbs, Charles
Professor

 

O'Loughlin, Thomas
Assistant Professor

Rajan, Kanaka
Assistant Professor

Raj, Towfique
Associate Professor

Renton, Alan E.
Assistant Professor

Rich, Erin
Associate Professor

Rudebeck, Peter
Associate Professor

Russo, Scott
Professor

Saez, Ignacio
Assistant Professor

Salton, Stephen
Professor

Schaefer, Anne
Professor

Schiller, Daniela
Associate Professor

Shen, Li
Professor

Shuman, Tristan
Assistant Professor

Slesinger, Paul
Professor

Tzavaras, Nikolaos
Assistant Professor

Weiss, Klaudiusz
Professor Emeritus

Wu, Herbert Zheng
Assistant Professor

Wu, Xiaoting
Assistant Professor

Yang, Nan
Associate Professor

Zachariou, Venetia
Professor

Zou, Hongyan
Professor

 

 

Secondary Faculty

Ables, Jessica
Assistant Professor

Akbarian, Schahram
Professor

Alia-Klein, Nelly
Associate Professor

Balchandani, Priti
Professor

Berlin, Heather
Associate Clinical Professor, Psychiatry

Buxbaum, Joseph
Professor

Charney, Alexander
Associate Professor

Charney, Dennis
Professor

Choi, Insup
Assistant Professor

Choi, Ki Sueng
Assistant Professor

Crary, John
Professor

Devi, Lakshmi A.
Professor

Doshi, Amish
Associate Professor

Elahi, Fanny
Assistant Professor

Fillit, Howard M.
Clinical Professor

Friedman, Joseph
Associate Professor, Psychiatry

Georgakopoulos, Anastasios
Professor

Goldstein, Rita
Professor, Psychiatry

Gu, Xiaosi
Associate Professor, Psychiatry

Haroutunian, Vahram
Professor, Psychiatry

Havton, Leif
Professor

Hazlett, Erin
Professor, Psychiatry

Holstein, Gay
Professor

Horng, Sam
Assistant Professor

 

Hedden III, Julius
Associate Professor

Jin, Jian
Professor

Kelley, Kevin
Research Professor

Kopell, Brian
Professor

Marin-Valencia, Isaac
Assistant Professor

Mayberg, Helen S.
Professor

McAlpine, Cameron S.
Assistant Professor

Morgello, Susan
Professor

Morishita, Hirofumi
Professor

Murrough, James
Professor, Psychiatry

Olanow, C. Warren
Professor

Pasinetti, Giulio
Professor

Pereira, Ana
Associate Professor

Radulescu, Angela
Assistant Professor

Raju, Praveen
Associate Professor

Robakis, Nikolaos
Professor

Sealfon, Stuart
Professor

Schiller, Daniela
Professor

Shaw, Phyllis
Associate Professor, Medical Education

Stanley, Sarah
Associate Professor

Wu, Zhuhao
Assistant Professor

Yehuda, Rachel
Professor

Yue, Zhenyu
Professor

 

 

 

Adjunct Faculty

Ayata, Pinar
Adjunct Instructor

Brennand, Kristen
Adjunct Professor

Casaccia-Bonnefil, Patrizia
Adjunct Professor

Croxson, Paula
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Dickstein, Dara
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Han, Ming-Hu
Adjunct Professor

Hara, Yuko
Adjunct Assistant Professor

London, Edythe
Adjunct Professor

Milekic, Maria H
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Morrison, John
Adjunct Professor

 

Moeller, Scott J.
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Murphy, Kathryn
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Rapp, Peter
Adjunct Professor

Russ, Brian
Adjunct Professor

Shapiro, Matthew
Adjunct Professor

Stern, Emily
Adjunct Associate Professor

Wang, Audrey
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Wang, A. Ting
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Xu, Junqian
Adjunct Associate Professor