Joy Hirsch, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry, of Comparative Medicine and of Neuroscience

Departments & Organizations

Comparative Medicine

Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program

Office of Student Research


Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience: Behavioral and Systems; Cognitive/Learning and Memory; Neural Disorders; Neuroimaging; Sensory Systems

Education & Training

PhD Columbia University (1977)
MA Portland State University, Experimental Psychology (1970)
BS University of Oregon, Biology (1967)

Honors & Recognition

  • George Gamow Science Award (2009)

  • Leah M Lowenstein Teaching Award (1990)

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Contact Info

Joy Hirsch, PhD
Lab Location
Brain Function Laboratory300 George Street, Ste 902
New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
300 George Street
Department of Psychiatry

New Haven, CT 06511

Curriculum Vitae

Brain Function Laboratory

Hirsch Lab