Co-Directors of the Masters in Applied Neuroscience

Tom Boyd

Tom Boyd, PhD

Co-Director of Masters in Applied Neuroscience program
Professor, Department of Neuroscience

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John Oberdick

John Oberdick, PhD

Co-Director of Masters in Applied Neuroscience program
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience

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Program Administration

Phoebe Long

Phoebe Long, MA

Program Manager, Department of Neuroscience

Masters in Applied Neuroscience Committee

Georgia Bishop

Georgia Bishop, PhD

Kris Martens, PhD

Kris Martens, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

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Melissa Stenger

Melissa Stenger

Administrator, Department of Neuroscience
Sara Gombash Lampe

Sara Gombash Lampe, PhD

Assistant Professor

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Teaching Track Mentors

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Thomas Boyd, PhD

  • Nicotinic receptors
    Acetylcholine
    Zebrafish
    Nicotine
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Karl Obrietan, PhD

  • Circadian timing
    Cognition
    Calcium
    Synapse
    Alzheimer’s disease

Research Track Mentors

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Olga Kokiko-Cochran, PhD

  • Neurotrauma
    Inflammation
    Sleep disruption
    Stress
    Alzheimer’s disease
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Glenn Lin, PhD

  • Neurodegenerative diseases
    Alzheimer’s disease
    Drug discovery and development
    Glutamate transporters
    Glutamatergic synapses
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Dana McTigue, PhD

  • Spinal cord injury
    Liver
    Oligodendrocyte
    Myelin
    Metabolic syndrome
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Karl Obrietan, PhD

  • Circadian timing
    Cognition
    Calcium
    Synapse
    Alzheimer’s disease
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Wenjing Sun, PhD

  • Myelination
    Oligodendrocyte precursor cell
    Neurotrauma
    Neuronal plasticity
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Andrea Tedeschi, PhD

  • Neurotrauma
    Stroke
    Axon growth and regeneration
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Kristy Townsend, PhD

  • Profile
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Jason Wester, PhD

  • Cortex
    Development
    Circuits
    Synaptic physiology

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