Michael J. Friedlander


Office phone: 540-526-2013

Office location: R-1009

Email address: friedlan@vtc.vt.edu

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

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

Education and Training

  • University of Virginia: Postdoctoral fellowship
  • University of Illinois: Ph.D.

Previous Positions

  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Wilhelmina Robertson endowed Professor of Neuroscience
    Chair, Neuroscience
    Director, Neuroscience Initiatives

Awards and Honors

  • First Annual Undergraduate Neuroscience Society Distinguished Scholar Award, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2014
  • AAMC Board of Directors Distinguished Service Member, 2012
  • Wilhelmina Robertson Endowed Chair in Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, 2005
  • Evelyn F. McKnight Professor of Learning and Memory in Aging, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2004–2005