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 of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Pearl Chiu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
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.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, The School of Neuroscience at Virginia Tech
Director, Neuromotor Research Clinic
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion 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, Virginia Tech

Michael Fox, Ph.D.

Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Center for Neurobiology Research
Professor, Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Vice President for Health Sciences, 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.

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, Virginia Tech
Professor of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion 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

Brooks King-Casas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
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.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
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.

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

Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Konark Mukherjee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Yuchin Albert Pan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Commonwealth Center for Innovative Technology Eminent Research Scholar in Developmental Neuroscience, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Health Sciences & Education, Office of the Provost, Virginia Tech

Sarah Henrickson Parker, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
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

Craig Ramey, Ph.D.

Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar of Human Development, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
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, Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion 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, Virginia Tech
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Stefanie Robel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Assistant Professor, Basic Science Education, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Zhi Sheng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion 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
Executive Director, School of Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech
I. D. Wilson Chair in the College of Science, Virginia Tech

Jeff Stein, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC