Team Leaders in Neuroscience

Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Behavioral Health Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Addiction Recovery Research Center
Co-Director, Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors
Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Pearl Chiu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Stephanie DeLuca, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science
Director, Neuromotor Research Clinic
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine

Alexandra G DiFeliceantonio, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Michael Fox, Ph.D.

Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, School of Neuroscience, College of Science
Director, Center for Neurobiology Research
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, College of Science
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Basic Science Education, School of Medicine

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology
Senior Dean for Research, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, College of Science
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Robert Gourdie, Ph.D.

Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Eminent Scholar in Heart Reparative Medicine Research, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Center for Heart and Reparative Medicine Research
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering
Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine, School of Medicine

Kimberly A. Horn, Ed.D.

Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Research Professor, Department of Population Health Sciences, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

Brittany Howell, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Science, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences

Brooks King-Casas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Stephen M. LaConte, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering
Associate Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Radiology, School of Medicine

Read Montague, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Vernon Mountcastle Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Human Neuroimaging Laboratory
Director, Computational Psychiatry Unit
Professor, Department of Physics, College of Science
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Konark Mukherjee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Yuchin Albert Pan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Eminent Research Scholar in Developmental Neuroscience, Center for Neurobiology Research, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Sarah Henrickson Parker, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Research Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science
Associate Professor, Departments of Surgery and Basic Science Education, School of Medicine
Director of Human Factors Research, Carilion Clinic

Craig Ramey, Ph.D.

Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar of Human Development, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Research Professor, Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience, College of Science
Research Professor, Department of Human Development, College of Liberal Arts and Human Science, Virginia Tech
Research Professor, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine

Sharon Landesman Ramey, Ph.D.

Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Research Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, School of Medicine

Stefanie Robel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science
Assistant Professor, Departments of Surgery and Basic Science Education, School of Medicine

Zhi Sheng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine

Harald Sontheimer, Ph.D.

Professor and Commonwealth Eminent Scholar in Cancer Research, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Center for Glial Biology in Health, Disease, and Cancer
I. D. Wilson Chair in the College of Science
Professor, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine

Jeff Stein, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences