Neuroscience Focus Area

NameResearch Interests
Jose (Joe) F. Abisambra, Ph.D.Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration: Tauopathies
Francisco H. Andrade, Ph.D.Development and aging of craniofacial and respiratory muscles
Steven Estus, Ph.D.Molecular Genetics of Alzheimer Disease
Gregory Frolenkov, Ph.D.Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Hearing
John Carib Gensel, Ph.D.Neuroinflammation in Spinal Cord and Brain Injury
Karin Westlund High, Ph.D.Inflammatory Pain: Arthritis and Pancreatitis
Lance Johnson, PhDApoE, brain metabolism and cognition
Lu Yuan Lee, Ph.D.Airway hypersensitivity; TRPV Channels in the Airways
Sandra J Legan, Ph.D.Neuroendocrine Mechanisms Mediating the Feedback Actions of Ovarian Steroids on Gonadotropin Secretion
Timothy S McClintock, Ph.D.Molecular Biology and Functional Genomics of Olfaction, Neural Regeneration, 
and Spinal Cord Injury
Alexander (Sasha) G Rabchevsky, Ph.D.Genetic, Biochemical and Cellular Approaches for Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury
Kathryn Saatman, Ph.D.Pathophysiology of Traumatic Brain Injury
Bret N. Smith, Ph.D.Neuronal Interactions in the Mammalian Brain
Bradley Kenneth Taylor, Ph.D.Neurobiology and Pharmacology of Chronic Pain and Analgesic Drugs
Donna M. Wilcock, Ph.D.Role of Inflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease Therapeutics
Melinda E Wilson, Ph.D.Mechanisms of Estrogen Action