Jamie Mazer PhD

Associate Professor of Neurobiology and of Psychology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience

Office of Student ResearchInterdepartmental Neuroscience ProgramNeurobiology: Swartz Program in Theoretical Neurobiology

Research Interests

Vision; Attention; Cortex; Sensory processing; Coordinate systems; Neuroethology more...


  • B.A., Yale University, 1987
  • Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1995

Selected Publications

  • Sachdev R.N., Krause M.R., Mazer J.A., Surround suppression and sparse coding in visual and barrel cortices. Front Neural Circuits. 2012;6:43.
  • Golomb, J. D., Marino, A. C., Chun, M. M. and Mazer, J. A. (2011), Attention doesn't slide: spatiotopic updating after eye movements instantiates a new, discrete attentional locus. Attention, Perception and Psychophysics 73(1):7-14.
  • Wang M, Gamo NJ, Yang Y, Jin LE, Wang XJ, Laubach M, Mazer JA, Lee D, Arnsten AF., Neuronal basis of age-related working memory decline. Nature. 2011 Jul 27;476(7359):210-3.



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