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Contact information for various neuroscience and university administrators is listed in the tables below. Directions to the neuroscience program office are located at the bottom of the page. If you don't find the person you need in those tables, or if you aren't sure who to contact about something, try our registrar, Carol Russo:
Yale University Neuroscience Program
SHM L-200, P.O. Box 208074
New Haven, CT 06520-8074
Phone: 203-785-5932
Fax: 203-785-5971

Position Name Office Location Campus Phone # Campus Fax #
INP Co-Director Haig Keshishian KBT 640 203-432-3478 203-432-6161
INP Co-Director Charles Greer FMB 412 203-785-4034 203-737-2159
Admissions Director Charles Greer FMB 412 203-785-4034 203-737-2159
Program Manager
Carol Russo SHM L-200 203-785-5932 203-785-5971

Position Name Office Location Campus Phone # Campus Fax #
Dean Lynn Cooley
WH 207 203-432-2733 203-432-2442
Assistant to Dean Susanne Olsen
WH 208 203-432-2733
Associate Dean Richard Sleight WH 313
203-432-2744 203-432-7765
Sr. Associate Dean & Dean of Strategic Initiatives Pamela Schirmeister WH 201
Associate Dean Allegra di Bonaventura WH 205
Assistant to Associate Dean Theresa Dio
WH 302
Assistant Dean Robert Harper-Mangels
WH 311
Assistant Dean
Carl Hashimoto
WH 301

Admissions Office WH 302 203-432-2773
Assistant University Registrar Claudia Schiavone
246 Church St. 203-436-1579
Sr. Administrative Assistant to Registrar
Roxanne Niblack
246 Church St.
Financial Aid Office Jennifer Brinley
WH 106 203-432-7423
Student Services & Reception
Barbara Withington WH 140
McDougal Center Lisa Brandes HGS 126 203-432-8895

Position Name Office Location Campus Phone # Campus Fax #
Director Tony Koleske SHM C- 203-785-5624 203-785-3734
Administrative Director John Alvaro SHM L-207 203-785-3735 203-785-3734
Assistant to Administrative Director
Bonnie Ellis
SHM L-205     203-785-5663
Administrative Assistant
Jennifer Franzoni
SHM L-201 203-737-5659
Director of Minority Affairs
Anton Bennett

Position Name Office Location Campus Phone # Campus Fax #
Director Barbara Kaczmierszak
ESH 211 203-785-4313 203-785-7446
Associate Director for Program Administration
Cheryl DeFilippo
ESH 213 203-785-4403 203-785-3234

Position Name Office Location Campus Phone #
Campus Police Phelps Gate 203-432-4400
Night Security Transit Service (6:00 PM - 7:00 AM) 203-432-6330
University Housing Department 155 Whitney Avenue
Off-Campus Listings 203-432-9756
Graduate Apartments Manager 203-432-8270
Graduate Dormitories Manager 203-432-2167
Helen Hadley Hall 203-432-2167
Yale University Health Services 17 Hillhouse Avenue
Info and Emergencies 203-432-0123
Member Services 203-432-0246
Pharmacy 203-432-0033
Mental Hygiene 203-432-0290
Infirmary 203-432-0001
International Center 442 Temple Street 203-432-6460
Office of Foreign Students and Scholars 246 Church Street, 2nd floor 203-432-2305
Office for Women in Medicine SHM L-202 203-785-4860
Kline Science Library KBT C8 203-432-3439
Medical Library SHM, 1st floor 203-785-5354
Audio Visual Department (North Campus) 59 High Street 203-432-2650
Communications Media (Medical School) SHM IE 96 203-785-2647
Academic Computing (School of Medicine) 203-785-5181
Yale Bookstore (North Campus) 44 York Street 203-772-2081
Yale Telephone Directory (North Campus) 203-432-4771
 Yale Telephone Directory (School of Medicine)      203-772-2081

Position Phone #
New Haven Infoline 203-624-4143
New Haven Public Library 203-787-8130
Tweed-New Haven Airport 203-787-8285
Connecticut Limousine 800-472-5466
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 516-367-8346
Marine Biological Laboratory 508-548-3705
Society for Neuroscience 202-462-6688

The Neuroscience Program office is located on the 2nd floor (room L-200), above the central rotunda in the Yale University School of Medicine Building, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, Connecticut.

From downtown New Haven

From the New Haven Green, go south on College Street. Cross the bridge which overpasses the highway (Route 34 Connector). College Street then merges with Congress Avenue; bear right. Take the first right onto Cedar Street. The School of Medicine is halfway down the block on your right.

Driving to New Haven

I-95 from East and West: Take Exit 47 - Downtown New Haven. Take Rt. 34 Connector, merge into left lane of the Connector. Air Rights Parking Facility at end of Connector, left-hand entrance. (Fee charged to park in garage.)

I-91 from North: Take Exit 1 - Downtown New Haven. Take Rt. 34 Connector, remain in left lane of the Connector. Air Rights Parking Facility is at end of Connector, left-hand entrance. (Fee charged to park in garage.)

Wilbur Cross Parkway from North: Take Exit 61 onto Whitney Avenue through New Haven. Right on Chapel Street and left on College Street. Right onto North Frontage Road; follow signs to Air Rights Parking Facility entrance. (Fee charged to park in garage.)

Route 1 from West via Davenport Avenue: Left on Howard Avenue, 2 blocks to South Frontage Road. Turn right and follow signs to Air Rights Parking Facility. (Fee charged to park in garage.)


The best available parking is in the Air Rights Parking Facility. There is an hourly fee to park here (see above directions). There is also metered parking available on Cedar Street, limited to one hour.

To Neuroscience Program Office from Air Rights Parking Facility: Walk up York Street towards Yale-New Haven Hospital, take left on Cedar Street and the School of Medicine will be half-way down the block down on your left. The Office is located in the School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT.

Flying or taking the train

Airport Information: New Haven is located on the shore of Long Island Sound. The city is served by Tweed-New Haven Airport, which offers connections through New York, Chicago, and other regional hubs. The closest international airports are New York City's LaGuardia and Kennedy airports, Newark International, and Hartford/Springfield's Bradley International. Bus service to New Haven is available at each of those airports.

Train Information: Amtrak has daily service to New Haven's Union Station from Boston and Washington, DC via New York's Penn Station. Metro North has hourly service from New York's Grand Central Station.