Faculty Research Team Leaders

  • Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.

    Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.

    Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Virginia Tech Carilion Behavioral Health Research Professor

    Director, VTCRI Addiction Recovery Research Center

    Co-Director, VTCRI Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors

    Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • John C. Chappell, Ph.D.

    John C. Chappell, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Assistant Professor, Center for Heart and Regenerative Medicine Research, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Assistant Professor, Biomedical Science, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

  • Pearl Chiu, Ph.D.

    Pearl Chiu, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Stephanie DeLuca, Ph.D.

    Stephanie DeLuca, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Director, VTCRI Neuromotor Research Clinic

    Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Research Assistant Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech

  • Shannon Farris, Ph.D.

    Shannon Farris, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Assistant Professor, VTCRI Developmental and Translational Neurobiology Center

    Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

  • Michael Fox, Ph.D.

    Michael Fox, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Director, Center for Developmental and Translational Neurobiology

    Associate Professor, Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

    Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

    Executive Director, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology, Virginia Tech

    Senior Dean for Research, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Professor of Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

    Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Robert Gourdie, Ph.D.

    Robert Gourdie, Ph.D.

    Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Eminent Scholar in Heart Regenerative Medicine Research, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Director and Professor, VTCRI Center for Heart and Regenerative Medicine Research, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

    Professor of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Director of Emergency Medicine Research, Carilion Clinic

  • Deborah F. Kelly, Ph.D.

    Deborah F. Kelly, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Associate Professor, Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Brooks King-Casas, Ph.D.

    Brooks King-Casas, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Stephen M LaConte, Ph.D.

    Stephen M LaConte, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Read Montague, Ph.D.

    Read Montague, Ph.D.

    Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Virginia Tech Carilion Vernon Mountcastle Research Professor

    Director, Human Neuroimaging Laboratory, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Director, Computational Psychiatry Unit, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Professor, Department of Physics, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.

    Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Konark Mukherjee, Ph.D.

    Konark Mukherjee, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Kenneth Oestreich, Ph.D.

    Kenneth Oestreich, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Assistant Professor, Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

    Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Yuchin Albert Pan, Ph.D.

    Yuchin Albert Pan, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Commonwealth Center for Innovative Technology Eminent Research Scholar in Developmental Neuroscience, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Associate Professor, Health Sciences & Education, Office of the Provost, Virginia Tech

  • Sarah Henrickson  Parker, Ph.D.

    Sarah Henrickson Parker, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Research Assistant Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Assistant Professor, Basic Science Education, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Director of Human Factors Research, Carilion Clinic

  • Steven Poelzing, Ph.D.

    Steven Poelzing, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

    Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Co-Director, Translational Biology, Medicine and Health graduate program

  • Craig Ramey, Ph.D.

    Craig Ramey, Ph.D.

    Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar of Human Development, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Research Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Research Professor of Human Development, College of Liberal Arts and Human Science, Virginia Tech

    Research Professor of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Sharon Landesman Ramey, Ph.D.

    Sharon Landesman Ramey, Ph.D.

    Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Research Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine