Former Ph.D. Students

  • S. Marc Breedlove, Ph.D. 1981, now Rosenberg Neuroscience Professor, Michigan State University.
  • Cynthia Jordan, Ph.D. 1988, now Professor , Neuroscience Program and Departments of Physiology and Psychology, Michigan State University.
  • Greta Mathews, Ph.D. 1989.
  • Jane Lubischer, Ph.D.1993, now Assistant Department Head, Department of Biology, North Carolina State University.
  • Peter Shen, Ph.D. 1994, now Attorney
  • Erin Jacobs, Ph.D., 1998, now Instructor of Biology, Mount Saint Mary’s College, CA
  • Megha Patel, Ph.D., 2001 now Assistant VP Research and Economic Development at California State University, Northridge.
  • William Perlman, Ph.D., 2002,  now freelance medical writer and consultant
  • Robert Agate, Ph.D. 2003, now Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Rochester
  • Joanna Dragich, Ph.D 2006, now Associate Research Scientist, Columbia University
  • Yong-Hwan Kim, Ph.D. 2006, now  Assistant Professor, Delaware State University
  • Esther Melamed, Ph.D. 2007, now Assistant Professor of Neurology, Dell Medical School, University of Texas, Austin

Former Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Sarah Bottjer, 1980-82, now Professor of Biological Science, University of Southern California.
  • Eliot Brenowitz, 1982-86, now Professor of Psychology and Zoology, University of Washington, Seattle.
  • Ernest Nordeen, 1983-86 now Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Rochester, Rochester NY.
  • Kathy Nordeen, 1983-86, now Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Rochester, Rochester NY.
  • Dale Sengelaub, 1984-87, now Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington.
  • Elizabth Kurz, 1985-87, now Principal Instructional Consultant, Center for Innovating Teaching and Learning, Indiana University, Bloomington.
  • Kathrin Herrmann, 1988-90, now in Medical Affairs Scientist, Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Mitsuyoshi Sasaki, 1990-92, now Assistant Professor of Physiology, Tokyo Medical University, Japan
  • William Grisham, 1991-96, now Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychology, UCLA
  • Junichi Tanaka, 1992-93, now Professor, Naruto University of Education, Japan.
  • Barney Schlinger, 1988-93, now Professor and Chair, Department of Integrative Biology & Physiology, UCLA
  • Juli Wade, 1992-93, now Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology, Michigan State University
  • Hussein (Sunny) Al-Shamma, 1994-96, now Co-Founder, President and CEO, Beaconn Discovery, Inc
  • Susan Brown, 1994-96
  • Anson Gong, 1995-1998, Analyst, Bank of America.
  • Gregory Fraley, 1998-99, now Associate Professor of Biology, Hope College.
  • Liang-Yo Yang, 1997-2000, now Dean, Office of Global Affairs, Professor, School of Medicine,  China Medical University
  • Baskaran Ramachandran, now Applications Scientist-Genomics, Amersham Biosciences.
  • Laura Carruth, now Associate Professor of Biology, Georgia State University.
  • Jun Xu 2000-2005, now Assistant Professor, Washington State University
  • Ma Kun, 2004-2006
  • Xuqi Chen, now Associate Project Scientist, UCLA
  • Laura Gioiosa, 2004-2007, now researcher, Italy
  • Yuichiro Itoh, now Assistant Project Scientist, UCLA
  • Shawn Aarde, now Assistant Project Scientist, UCLA