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Affiliated Faculty of the Laboratory each direct their own research programs. Many are from other Institutions. As a result of our respect diverse expertise and interests, our collaborations bring unique approaches to neuroscience. Undergraduate and graduate students are involved in all Laboratory research projects, and this is considered a key mission of the Laboratory. The Laboratory has Mentored the research projects of, 15 Doctoral students, 25 Masters students 36 undergraduates and 5 high school students.

The Laboratory has received a total of $5,269,901 in research funding.


Thomas B. Shea, Ph.D.

Associate Director

Sangmook Lee,  Ph.D. 

Associated Faculty

Development of the Nervous System
Michael Garcia (Univ of Missouri)
Harish Pant (NIH)
Aurea Pimenta (Univ of Vanderbilt Medical School)
Graduate Students: Chhavi Sood 

Aging, Alzheimer's disease and  Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis Ruth Remington, Ph.D.
Eugene Rogers, Ph.D.
Robert Nicolosi, PhD (Emeritus)
Garth Hall, Ph.D.
Michael Graves, Ph.D. 
Nancy Lombardo (Boston University; Bedford VA Hospital)
Graduate Students: Marta Taddeo, Vanessa Doualmes

Connecting Neurons to Computers
Holly Yanco, Ph.D. - Computer Sci Department of Computer Science 
Graduate Students: Jill Zemianek, Mary Guaraldi, Abe Schultz