A key component of this program is the integration of neuroscience faculty at the Miller School of Medicine with those in the College of Arts & Sciences.

BY DEPARTMENT:
Department of Anesthesiology Department of Biology  Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Department of Biomedical Engineering Department of Cell Biology Department of Human Genetics
Department of Marine Biology and Fisheries Department of Medicine Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Department of Neurology Department of Ophthalmology Department of Otolaryngology
Department of Philosophy Department of Physiology and Biophysics Department of Psychology
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Miami Project to Cure Paralysis  
 

BY LAST NAME:

Michael Alessandri, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor, Psychology; Executive Director, UM Center for Autism & Related Disabilities

Email
305-284-6558


Coleen Atkins, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery 

Email
305-243-4698


Nagi Ayad, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences 

Email
305-243-7695


James Baker, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor; Imaging Core Facility Manager

Email
305-284-9055


Glen N. Barber, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Cell Biology Department; Associate Director for Basic Research, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Email
305-243-5914


Ellen Barrett, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics 

Email
305-243-6825


John Barrett, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics 

Email
305-243-6357


Antoni Barrientos, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Neurology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 

Email
305-243-8683


Sanjoy Bhattacharya, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology 

Email
305-482-4103


Laura Bianchi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Physiology and Biophysics 

Email
305-243-1887


John Bixby, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology; Vice Provost of Research; Director, UM Neuroscience Center 

Email
305-243-4874


Roberta Brambilla, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-7131


Helen Bramlett, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurological Surgery
Director of Undergraduate Neuroscience Program

Email
305-243-8926


Jennifer Britton, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Child Division

Email
305-284-4943


Berit (Brit) Brogaard, Ph.D.
Professor, Philosophy

Email


Mary Bartlett Bunge, Ph.D.
Professor, Cell Biology, Neurological Surgery, Neuroscience and Neurology 

Email
305-243-4596


M. Ross Bullock, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Neurological Surgery; Director, Clinical Neurotrauma 

Email
305-243-4456


Alejandro Caicedo, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor, Medicine 

Email
305-243-6025


Nirupa Chaudhari, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics 

Email
305-243-3427


Akira Chiba, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology 

Email
305-284-3510


Kevin Collins, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology

Email
305-284-6566


Gerhard Dahl, M.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophyics 

Email
305-243-5776


Julia Dallman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology 

Email
305-284-3954


Sylvia Daunert, Ph.D., Pharm. D.
Professor; Lucille P. Markey Chair

Email
305-243-4005


Kunjan R. Dave, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor, Neurology

Email
305-243-1745


Gavriel David, Ph.D./M.D.
Associate Professor, Physiology and Biophysics 

Email
305-243-6270


W. Dalton Dietrich, Ph.D.
Scientific Director, The Miami Project; Senior Associate Dean for Discovery Science; Professor, Neurological Surgery, Neurology and Cell Biology 

Email
305-243-2297


Jennifer Durocher, Ph.D.
Clinical Associate Professor, Child Division

Email
305-284-6557


Mohammad Faghihi, Ph.D./M.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Neuroscience Program Affiliated Faculty Member; Full Member, Center on Aging; Member, Hussman Institute for Human Genomics; Founding Member, Center for Therapeutic Innovations 

Email
305-243-7953


Lynne A. Fieber, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Marine Biology and Fisheries 

Email
305-421-4906


Eugene S. Fu, M.D.
Associate Professor, Clinical Anesthesiology

Email
305-243-4000


John Gilbert, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Genome Technology, John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics; Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics

Email
305-243-2282


Bradley J. Goldstein, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology; Investigator, Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute (ISCI)

Email
305-243-3564


James D. Guest, Ph.D./M.D.
Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery 

Email
305-243-6946


Abigail S. Hackam, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology 

Email
305-243-9270


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Shuanglin Hao, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology; Neuroscience Program Affiliated Faculty Member 

Email
305-243-6420


Aaron S. Heller, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Email


Ian Hentall, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery 

Email
305-243-9846


Gillian A Hotz, Ph.D.
Research Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery 

Email


George Inana, Ph.D./M.D.
Professor, Ophthalmology and Physiology & Biophysics 

Email
305-326-6509


Yossef Itzhak, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology 

Email
305-243-4635


Sari Izenwasser, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences 

Email
305-243-2032


Amishi Jha, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Health Division

Email
305-284-1931


Richard S. Jope, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences 

Email
305-243-0262


Robert W. Keane, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics 

Email
305-243-5726


Michael Kim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology

Email
305-243-1690


H. Peter Larsson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Physiology and Biophysics

Email
305-243-1021


Jae Lee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-2646


Richard Lee, Ph.D./M.D.
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Cell Biology

Email
305-547-3686


Vance Lemmon, Ph.D.
Walter G. Ross Distinguished Chair, Developmental Neuroscience

Email
305-243-8184


Roy C. Levitt, M.D.
Director, Translational Research and Academic Affairs; Professor, Anesthesiology

Email
305-243-1992


Wei Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology, Microbiology & Immunology, and Cell Biology

Email
305-326-6445


Daniel Liebl, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-7143


Kristin M. Lindahl, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology

Email
305-284-5222


Elizabeth Losin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychology

Email
305-284-2814


Zhongmin (John) Lu, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biology

Email
305-284-6813


Charles Luetje, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman, Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology

Email
305-243-5874


Karl Magleby, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman, Physiology and Biophysics

Email
305-243-5953


Phil McCabe, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Psychology

Email
305-284-5507


Carlos T. Moraes, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurology and Cell Biology

Email
305-243-5858


Paula V. Monje, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-8259


Kenneth Muller, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics

Email
305-243-5963


Amanda Myers, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Division of Neuroscience, Department of Human Genetics and Genomics

Email
305-243-3522


Brian R. Noga, Ph.D
Research Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-6155


Wolfgang Nonner, M.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics

Email
305-243-5536


Martin Oudega, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Neurological surgery

Email
305-243-6001


Ozcan Ozdamar, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman, Biomedical Engineering

Email
305-284-2136


Kevin Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-2493


Damien Pearse, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-7139


Monica Perez, P.T., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

Email
305-689-5808


Miguel A. Perez-Pinzon, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurology, Director, Cerebral Vascular Disease Research Center

Email
305-243-5830


Vittorio Porciatti, D.Sc
Research Professor, Ophthalmology, Director and Vice Chair of Research

Email
305-326-6050


Ami Raval, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, Neurology

Email
305-243-1745


Juan Pablo De Rivero Vaccari, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-7113


Stephen D Roper, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics

Email
305-243-6769


Richard L. Rotundo, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell Biology, Physiology and Biophysics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Member of Neurosciences Program

Email
305-243-6945


Patrice Saab, Ph.D.
Professor, Health Division

Email
305-284-5472


Jacqueline Sagen, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-5618


Michael S. Schmale, Ph.D.
Professor, Marine Biology and Fisheries

Email
305-421-4140


Thomas Sick, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurology and Physiology & Biophysics

Email
305-243-3858


Isaac Skromne, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology

Email
305-284-6881


Vladlen Z. Slepak, Ph.D.
Professor and Graduate Program Director, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology

Email
305-243-3430


Christine Thomas, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurological Surgery

Email
305-243-7108


Pantelis Tsoulfas, M.D.
Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery and Cell Biology

Email
305-243-3433


Lucina Uddin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychology

Email
305-284-2814


Jeffery M. Vance, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics, John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics

Email
305-243-2283


Claes R. Wahlestedt, M.D, Ph.D.
Director, Genomic Interdisciplinary Therapeutic Innovation Center (G-ITIC)

Email
305-243-7698


Katherina Walz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics, Hussman Institute for Human Genomics; Neuroscience Program Affiliated Faculty Member

Email
305-243-1116


Rong Wen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Opthamology

Email
305-482-4874


Eva Widerstrom-Noga, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery, and Rehabilitation Medicine

Email
305-243-7125


Athula Wikramanayake, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Biology

Email
305-284-4134


Juan Young, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics, Hussman Institute for Human Genomics; Neuroscience Program Affiliated Faculty Member

Email
305-243-1027


R. Grace Zhai, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology

Email
305-243-6316


Stephan Züchner, M.D.
Chair and Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics and Director, Center for Human Molecular Genomics, Hussman Institute for Human Genomics

Email
305-243-6177