Members

The BRI membership consists of nearly 300 faculty members from 27 academic departments. These include members from traditional medical school departments, as well as members interested in the brain from the Schools of Engineering, Dentistry, Nursing, Public Health, and the College of Letters and Science.

All members of the Institute must be members of academic departments and devote their main research effort to programs advancing the knowledge of the function and structure of the brain and its relation to behavior. The following list of BRI members attests to the broad depth and interdisciplinary nature of the Institute, its members, and their research endeavors.

Emeritus Members

Corresponding Members

Jeffry R. Alger, Ph.D

Lori L. Altshuler, M.D.

Anne M. Andrews, Ph.D.

Liana G. Apostolova, M.D.

Arthur P. Arnold, Ph.D.

Robert Asarnow, Ph.D.

Utpal Banerjee, Ph.D.

Mark Barad, M.D., Ph.D.

Jorge R. Barrio, Ph.D.

Michele A. Basso, Ph.D.

Ulrich Batzdorf, M.D.

Carrie E. Bearden, Ph.D.

Marvin Bergsneider, M.D.

Suraj P. Bhat, Ph.D.

Robert M. Bilder, Ph.D.

James W. Bisley, Ph.D.

Gal Bitan, Ph.D.

Douglas L. Black, Ph.D.

H. Tad Blair, Ph.D.

Aaron P. Blaisdell, Ph.D.

Gene D. Block, Ph.D.

Dean Bok, Ph.D.

Susan Y. Bookheimer, Ph.D.

Yvette M. Bordelon, M.D., Ph.D.

Anatol Bragin, Ph.D.

Joel T. Braslow, M.D., Ph.D.

Nicholas C. Brecha, Ph.D.

Arthur L. Brody, M.D.

Jeff M. Bronstein, M.D., Ph.D.

Dean V. Buonomano, Ph.D.

Samantha J. Butler, Ph.D.

Joseph Caprioli, M.D.

S. Thomas Carmichael, M.D., Ph.D.

Ellen M. Carpenter, Ph.D.

Scott H. Chandler, Ph.D.

Andrew C. Charles, M.D.

Marie-Françoise Chesselet, M.D., Ph.D.

Francesco Chiappelli, Ph.D.

Steven G. Clarke, Ph.D.

Timothy F. Cloughesy, M.D.

Mark S. Cohen, Ph.D.

John Colicelli, Ph.D.

Christopher S. Colwell, Ph.D.

Ian A. Cook, M.D.

Edwin L. Cooper, Ph.D., Sc.D.

Giovanni Coppola, M.D.

Eain M. Cornford, Ph.D.

Rachelle H. Crosbie-Watson, Ph.D.

Mirella Dapretto, Ph.D.

Antonio A.F. De Salles, M.D., Ph.D.

Jean S. de Vellis, Ph.D.

Andrew C. Dean, Ph.D.

Antonio V. Delgado-Escueta, M.D.

Joseph L. Demer, M.D., Ph.D.

Patricia I. Dickson, M.D.

Joseph J. DiStefano, III, Ph.D.

Bruce H. Dobkin, M.D.

Lars Dreier, Ph.D.

V. Reggie Edgerton, Ph.D.

Benjamin M. Ellingson, Ph.D.

Jerome Engel, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.

Christopher J. Evans, Ph.D.

Gordon L. Fain, Ph.D.

Guoping Fan, Ph.D.

Michael S. Fanselow, Ph.D.

Debora B. Farber, Ph.D., D.Ph.h.c.

Kym F. Faull, Ph.D.

Jack L. Feldman, Ph.D.

Jamie D. Feusner, M.D.

L. Jaime Fitten, M.D.

Brent L. Fogel, M.D., Ph.D.

Nelson B. Freimer, M.D.

Itzhak Fried, M.D., Ph.D.

Mark A. Frye, Ph.D.

Denson G. Fujikawa, M.D.

Andrew J. Fuligni, Ph.D.

Jeffry R. Alger, Ph.D

Lori L. Altshuler, M.D.

Anne M. Andrews, Ph.D.

Liana G. Apostolova, M.D.

Arthur P. Arnold, Ph.D.

Robert Asarnow, Ph.D.

Utpal Banerjee, Ph.D.

Mark Barad, M.D., Ph.D.

Jorge R. Barrio, Ph.D.

Michele A. Basso, Ph.D.

Ulrich Batzdorf, M.D.

Carrie E. Bearden, Ph.D.

Marvin Bergsneider, M.D.

Suraj P. Bhat, Ph.D.

Robert M. Bilder, Ph.D.

James W. Bisley, Ph.D.

Gal Bitan, Ph.D.

Douglas L. Black, Ph.D.

H. Tad Blair, Ph.D.

Aaron P. Blaisdell, Ph.D.

Gene D. Block, Ph.D.

Dean Bok, Ph.D.

Susan Y. Bookheimer, Ph.D.

Yvette M. Bordelon, M.D., Ph.D.

Anatol Bragin, Ph.D.

Joel T. Braslow, M.D., Ph.D.

Nicholas C. Brecha, Ph.D.

Arthur L. Brody, M.D.

Jeff M. Bronstein, M.D., Ph.D.

Dean V. Buonomano, Ph.D.

Samantha J. Butler, Ph.D.

Joseph Caprioli, M.D.

S. Thomas Carmichael, M.D., Ph.D.

Ellen M. Carpenter, Ph.D.

Scott H. Chandler, Ph.D.

Andrew C. Charles, M.D.

Marie-Françoise Chesselet, M.D., Ph.D.

Francesco Chiappelli, Ph.D.

Steven G. Clarke, Ph.D.

Timothy F. Cloughesy, M.D.

Mark S. Cohen, Ph.D.

John Colicelli, Ph.D.

Christopher S. Colwell, Ph.D.

Ian A. Cook, M.D.

Edwin L. Cooper, Ph.D., Sc.D.

Giovanni Coppola, M.D.

Eain M. Cornford, Ph.D.

Rachelle H. Crosbie-Watson, Ph.D.

Mirella Dapretto, Ph.D.

Antonio A.F. De Salles, M.D., Ph.D.

Jean S. de Vellis, Ph.D.

Andrew C. Dean, Ph.D.

Antonio V. Delgado-Escueta, M.D.

Joseph L. Demer, M.D., Ph.D.

Patricia I. Dickson, M.D.

Joseph J. DiStefano, III, Ph.D.

Bruce H. Dobkin, M.D.

Lars Dreier, Ph.D.

V. Reggie Edgerton, Ph.D.

Benjamin M. Ellingson, Ph.D.

Jerome Engel, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.

Christopher J. Evans, Ph.D.

Gordon L. Fain, Ph.D.

Guoping Fan, Ph.D.

Michael S. Fanselow, Ph.D.

Debora B. Farber, Ph.D., D.Ph.h.c.

Kym F. Faull, Ph.D.

Jack L. Feldman, Ph.D.

Jamie D. Feusner, M.D.

L. Jaime Fitten, M.D.

Brent L. Fogel, M.D., Ph.D.

Nelson B. Freimer, M.D.

Itzhak Fried, M.D., Ph.D.

Mark A. Frye, Ph.D.

Denson G. Fujikawa, M.D.

Andrew J. Fuligni, Ph.D.

Adriana Galván, Ph.D.

Richard A. Gatti, M.D.

Daniel H. Geschwind, M.D., Ph.D.

Christopher C. Giza, M.D.

David L. Glanzman, Ph.D.

Vay Liang W. Go, M.D.

Peyman Golshani, M.D., Ph.D.

Fernando Gómez-Pinilla, Ph.D.

Michael B. Gorin, M.D., Ph.D.

Robert J. Greenberg, Ph.D.

Carlos V. Grijalva, Ph.D.

Alan D. Grinnell, Ph.D.

William Grisham, Ph.D.

Warren S. Grundfest, M.D.

Cameron B. Gundersen, Ph.D.

Ming Guo, M.D., Ph.D.

Zhefeng Guo, Ph.D.

Karen H. Gylys, Ph.D., R.N.

Elissa A. Hallem, Ph.D.

Ronald M. Harper, Ph.D.

Neil G. Harris, Ph.D.

Volker Hartenstein, M.D., Ph.D.

Leif Havton, M.D., Ph.D.

Chih-Ming Ho, Ph.D.

Larry F. Hoffman, Ph.D.

Joshua A. Hoffs, M.D.

Keith J. Holyoak, Ph.D.

Carolyn R. Houser, Ph.D.

David A. Hovda, Ph.D.

Sherrel Howard, Ph.D.

Yih-Ing Hser, Ph.D.

Wayne L. Hubbell, Ph.D.

Marco Iacoboni, M.D., Ph.D.

Louis J. Ignarro, Ph.D.

Michael R. Irwin, M.D.

Alicia Izquierdo, Ph.D.

Joanna C. Jen, M.D., Ph.D.

J. David Jentsch, Ph.D.

Shafali Spurling Jeste, M.D.

H. Ronald Kaback, M.D.

Bruce L. Kagan, M.D., Ph.D.

Daniel L. Kaufman, Ph.D.

Pamela J. Kennedy, Ph.D.

Baljit S. Khakh, Ph.D.

Barbara J. Knowlton, Ph.D.

Carla M. Koehler, Ph.D.

Brian J. Koos, M.D., Ph.D.

Harley I. Kornblum, M.D., Ph.D.

David E. Krantz, M.D., Ph.D.

Carol A. Kruse, Ph.D.

Rajesh Kumar, Ph.D.

Ira Kurtz, M.D.

Jennifer S. Labus, Ph.D.

Albert Lai, M.D., Ph.D.

Joseph L. Lasky, III, M.D.

Andrew F. Leuchter, M.D.

Michel F. Lévesque, M.D.

Barbara A. Levey, M.D.

Michael S. Levine, Ph.D.

Linda M. Liau, M.D., Ph.D.

Shuo Lin, Ph.D.

Walter Ling, M.D.

Xin Liu, M.D., Ph.D.

Zili Liu, Ph.D.

Edythe D. London, Ph.D.

Sandra K. Loo, Ph.D.

Aldons J. Lusis, Ph.D.

Karen M. Lyons, Ph.D.

Paul M. Macey, Ph.D.

Nigel T. Maidment, Ph.D.

Kelsey C. Martin, M.D., Ph.D.

Juan Carlos G. Marvizón, Ph.D.

Sotiris C. Masmanidis, Ph.D.

Gary W. Mathern, M.D.

Emeran A. Mayer, M.D.

John C. Mazziotta, M.D., Ph.D.

James T. McCracken, M.D.

Dennis J. McGinty, Ph.D.

Mayank R. Mehta, Ph.D.

William P. Melega, Ph.D.

Walter Metzner, Ph.D.

Paul E. Micevych, Ph.D.

Gregory A. Miller, Ph.D.

Thomas R. Minor, Ph.D.

Istvan Mody, Ph.D.

Bartly J. Mondino, M.D.

Martin M. Monti, Ph.D.

Norman S. Namerow, M.D.

Peter M. Narins, Ph.D.

Katherine L. Narr, Ph.D.

Valeriy Nenov, Ph.D.

Bennett G. Novitch, Ph.D.

Erika L. Nurmi, M.D., Ph.D.

Marc R. Nuwer, M.D., Ph.D.

Thomas J. O'Dell, Ph.D.

Paul H. O'Lague, Ph.D.

Riccardo Olcese, Ph.D.

Richard W. Olsen, Ph.D.

Roel A. Ophoff, Ph.D.

Thomas Otis, Ph.D.

Diane M. Papazian, Ph.D.

Patricia E. Phelps, Ph.D.

Natik Piri, Ph.D.

Whitney B. Pope, M.D., Ph.D.

Carlos Portera-Cailliau, M.D., Ph.D.

Nader Pouratian, M.D., Ph.D.

Mayumi L. Prins, Ph.D.

Robert M. Prins, Ph.D.

Javier Quintana, M.D., Ph.D.

Richard A. Rawson, Ph.D.

Lara Ray, Ph.D.

Dario L. Ringach, Ph.D.

Jesse A. Rissman, Ph.D.

Leonard H. Rome, Ph.D.

Roland R. Roy, Ph.D.

Fred W. Sabb, Ph.D.

Alvaro Sagasti, Ph.D.

Alapakkam P. Sampath, Ph.D.

Albert Sattin, M.D.

Stan Schein, M.D., Ph.D.

Barnett A. Schlinger, Ph.D.

Felix E. Schweizer, Ph.D.

Ladan Shams, Ph.D.

Steven J. Shoptaw, Ph.D.

Nancy Sicotte, M.D.

Jerome M. Siegel, Ph.D.

Alcino J. Silva, Ph.D.

Daniel H.S. Silverman, M.D., Ph.D.

Dwayne D. Simmons, Ph.D.

Elyse J. Singer, M.D.

Gary W. Small, M.D.

Desmond J. Smith, M.D., Ph.D.

Judith L. Smith, Ph.D.

Michael V. Sofroniew, M.D., Ph.D.

Sophie Sokolow, Ph.D.

Elizabeth R. Sowell, Ph.D.

Igor Spigelman, Ph.D.

Francis F. Steen, Ph.D.

Enrico Stefani, M.D., Ph.D.

Catia Sternini, M.D.

Ronald Stevens, Ph.D.

Rebecca A. Stockton, Ph.D.

Hui Sun, Ph.D.

Yi E. Sun, Ph.D.

Nanthia Suthana, Ph.D.

Yvette Taché, Ph.D.

Anna N. Taylor, Ph.D.

David B. Teplow, Ph.D.

Bruce Teter, Ph.D.

James G. Tidball, Ph.D.

Niranjala J.K. Tillakaratne, Ph.D.

Seema K. Tiwari-Woodruff, Ph.D.

Ligia Toro, Ph.D.

Nim Tottenham, Ph.D.

Wallace W. Tourtellotte, M.D., Ph.D.

Joshua T. Trachtenberg, Ph.D.

Robert B. Trelease, Ph.D.

Cho-Lea Tso, Ph.D.

Julio L. Vergara, Ph.D.

Eric Vilain, M.D., Ph.D.

Juan Pablo Villablanca, M.D.

Harry V. Vinters, M.D.

Rhonda R. Voskuhl, M.D.

Roi Ann Wallis, M.D.

Martin Wallner, Ph.D.

Danny Jiong Jiong Wang, Ph.D.

James A. Waschek, Ph.D.

Kate M. Wassum, Ph.D.

Claude G. Wasterlain, M.D.

Joseph B. Watson, Ph.D.

Nancy L. Wayne, Ph.D.

Geraldine A. Weinmaster, Ph.D.

Stephanie A. White, Ph.D.

Julian Whitelegge, Ph.D.

Peter C. Whybrow, M.D.

Martina Wiedau-Pazos, M.D.

David S. Williams, Ph.D.

Roger P. Woods, M.D.

Ernest M. Wright, D.Sc.

Allan D. Wu, M.D.

Benjamin M. Wu, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Hong M. Wu, M.D., Ph.D.

Cui-Wei Xie, M.D., Ph.D.

Hong Yang, M.D., Ph.D.

Xiangdong William Yang, M.D., Ph.D.

Xian-Jie Yang, Ph.D.

William H. Yong, M.D.

Alan L. Yuille, Ph.D.

Dahlia Zaidel, Ph.D.

Guido A. Zampighi, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Richard K. Zimmer, Ph.D.

S. Lawrence Zipursky, Ph.D.