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Department of Neurobiology and Behavior

Educating future STEM leaders and innovators takes a collaborative effort. Our faculty and staff work together to stimulate student curiosity and provide academic support. For a listing of NBB Faculty, Staff and graduate student directory, please use the navigation bar below.

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Faculty Contact Details

NameTitlePhone / FAXLocatione-mail
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** Joint appointment
Beier, Kevin T.**Assistant Professor4-1083D335 Medical Sciences
Benca, Ruth**Professor714-456-7209101 The City Drive South, Bldg 3Rt. 88, Rm.
Blurton-Jones, Mathew Associate Professor4-52433200 Gross
Busciglio, Jorge A.Professor4-48203216
Cahill, LarryProfessor116
Chrastil, LizAssistant Professor4-62671420
Cohen-Cory, SusanaProfessor4-81881230
Cotman, Carl W.*Professor4-5847 / 4-20711113
Cramer, KarinaProfessor4-42112115
Fortin, NorbertAssociate Professor4-9740106
Fowler, ChrisiteAssistant Professor4-83631232
Frostig, RonProfessor4-28832219
Gall, Christine M.**Professor4-8652 / 4-12553123
Gandhi, SunilAssociate Professor2024
Green, KimVice Chair, Associate Professor4-38593208
Grill, Joshua**Associate Professor4-59053206
Guzowski, John F.Associate Professor4-0259108
Kawas, Claudia H.*Professor4-2323 / 4-41651121
Killackey, HerbertProfessor4-7371 / 4-2438509
LaFerla, FrankDean, Chancellor’s Professor4-53153212
Lane, Thomas E.Professor4-13602213
Leon, MichaelProfessor Emeritus1268
Lew, AudreyAssistant Professor of Teaching4-56071221
Lur, GyorgyAssistant Professor4-54361215
Mahler, StephenAssistant Professor4-61281203
Marshall, John F.Professor Emeritus4-66362215
McGaugh, James L.Distinguished Emeritus Professor4-5401 / 4-2952334
McNaughton, BruceDistinguished Professor4-9642102
Metherate, RajuProfessor4-61412221
Middlebrooks, John**Professor4-0119Med Sci
Nicholas, AndreaAssociate Professor of Teaching1213
Parker, IanDistinguished Professor4-73321217
Stark, Craig E. L.Professor4-42011424
Steward, Oswald **Distinguished Professor4-8908 / 4-26251105
Striedter, GeorgProfessor4-5228 / 4-8439305
Sumikawa, Katumi Professor4-53101244
Swarup, Vivek Assistant Professor4-31823224
Tambini, ArielleAssistant Professor4-72851430
Tenner, Andrea **
Thompson, Leslie **Chancellor’s Professor4-6756 / 4-25774060 Gross
Wood, Marcelo A.Chair, Professor4-61142205 MH
Yassa, MichaelProfessor4-16871418 BSIII


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