Professor of Neurobiology and of Psychology
Member, Kavli Institute of Neuroscience at Yale University
Dr. Arnsten was raised in Maplewood, N.J. where she attended Columbia High School. She received her B.A. in Neuroscience from Brown University in 1976, and her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from UCSD in 1981. She did post-doctoral research with Dr. Susan Iversen at Cambridge University, and with Dr. Patricia Goldman-Rakic at Yale. Dr. Arnsten's research has led to the development of guanfacine (IntunivTM) for the treatment of ADHD and related prefrontal cortical disorders. Her work has also uncovered...
William Ziegler III Professor of Neurobiology and Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Director, Graduate Studies
Michael C. Crair is the William Ziegler III Professor of Vision Research at Yale University and director of the Vision Core Program in the Department of Neurobiology and the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science and director of graduate studies for the Neurobiology Graduate Program. From 1998 to 2006, Crair taught at Baylor College of Medicine, where he was also the co-director of the Medical Scientist (M.D./Ph.D.) Training Program. A graduate of the University of California at...
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology
Primary Member, Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair (CNNR)
Member, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience
Dr. Higley studied behavioral neuroscience at Cornell University. He then completed his MD and PhD in the MSTP Program and the laboratory of Dr. Diego Contreras at the University of Pennsylvania. He continued his scientific training as a postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Bernardo Sabatini at Harvard Medical School and joined the faculty of the Yale Department of Neurobiology in 2010.
Autistic Disorder; Schizophrenia; Neurodegenerative Diseases
Professor of Neurobiology and of Psychology
Daeyeol Lee is a professor of neurobiology and psychology at Yale University and the director of Yale laboratory of cognition and decision making. Dr. Lee received his bachelor’s degree in Economics from Seoul National University in Korea and his PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He then received a postdoctoral training in neurophysiology at the University of Minnesota. His current research focuses on the brain mechanisms of decision making, in particular...
Appetitive Behavior; Basal Ganglia; Behavior, Animal; Impulsive Behavior; Neurophysiology; Neurosciences; Parietal Lobe; Risk-Taking; Prefrontal Cortex
Associate Professor of Neurobiology and of Psychology
Attention; Behavior; Cognition; Ethology; Models, Neurological; Neurosciences
Dorys McConnell Duberg Professor of Neurobiology and Professor of Psychology
Vice Director, Yale Kavli Institute for Neuroscience
B.A., B.S. 1979 Mathematics and Psychology from Purdue University
Ph.D. 1983 from Stanford University
Faculty, Yale University School of Medicine 1987 to present.
Interests: Cellular mechanisms by which the cerebral cortex operates, both normally and abnormally, using a variety of electrophysiological and advanced imaging techniques.
Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Director, Medical Studies in Neurobiology
Associate Dean for Curriculum, YMS
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and of Neurobiology
Director, Minority Recruitment, Psychiatry Department
Director, Postdoctoral Affairs, Psychiatry Department
Mark Loughridge and Michele Williams Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neurobiology and of Neurosurgery
Director, Yale Clinical Neuroscience Imaging Center (CNIC)
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, of Diagnostic Radiology and of Neurobiology
Diseases; Chemicals and Drugs; Psychiatry and Psychology
John Klingenstein Professor of Neuroscience
Director, Yale Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair
Animals, Laboratory; Mental Disorders; Nervous System Diseases; Organisms, Genetically Modified
Professor of Neurosurgery and of Neurobiology
Epilepsy; Nervous System; Trauma, Nervous System
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, of Comparative Medicine and of Neurobiology
Director, Reproductive Neurosciences Group
Endocrine System; Nervous System; Diseases
Assistant Professor of Comparative Medicine and of Neurobiology
Animals; Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms; Mental Disorders; Mental Health; Nervous System; Synapses