Indiana University Bloomington

Neuroscience
Neuroscience

Clinical and Translational Neuroscience

Joshua Brown

Joshua Brown
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
Dr. Brown's research examines the neural basis of cognitive control of behavior, using a combination of fMRI and computational modeling.

 

T. Rowan Candy

T. Rowan Candy
School of Optometry
Normal and abnormal development of the visual system in human infants.

 

Brian D'Onofrio

Brian D'Onofrio
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
Developmental Psychopathology; behavior genetics; family systems; children.

 

Joseph Farley

Joseph Farley
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Mechanisms of nicotine addiction: desensitization and upregulation of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChR). Alzheimer’s disease: mechanisms of beta-amyloid peptide modulation of voltage-  (e.g., Kv1.1) and ligand-dependent (alpha-7 nAChR) ion channel activities.

 

Peter Finn

Peter Finn
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Cognitive and motivational processes in substance abuse and dependence; decision-making; working memory; and self-regulatory processes that contribute to behavioral disinhibition and personality-risk for substance abuse.

 

William Hetrick

William Hetrick
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
Brain-behavior relationships in psycho-pathology.

 

Andrea Hohmann

Andrea Hohmann
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Functional roles of the brain's own cannabis-like (endocannabinoid) system in the nervous system; mechanisms of pain and analgesia; mechanisms of action of drugs of abuse; novel therapeutics.

 

Thomas W. James

Thomas W. James
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
Neural mechanisms of human object recognition.

 

Daniel P. Kennedy

Daniel P. Kennedy
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences,
The social brain and it's dysfunction; autism.

 

Cara Lewis

Cara Lewis
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
Cognitive behavioral therapy; treatment outcome; predictors, moderators, and mediators of outcome; efficacy and effectiveness research; adolescent and adult depression; comorbidity; dissemination and implementation; methods and measurement of implementation research.

 

Yvonne Lai

Yvonne Lai
Program in Neuroscience,
INDIANA CTSI (Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute)
Role of NMDA receptor-nitric oxide signaling in diseases; small molecule and peptide inhibitors of protein targeting.

 

Kenneth Mackie

Kenneth Mackie
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Gill Center
The role and function of the endocannabinoid system.

 

Laura L Murray

Laura L. Murray
Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, Research Lab
Acquired communicative and cognitive disorders related to stroke, traumatic brain injury, and progressive neurological disease.

 

Brian O'Donnell

Brian O'Donnell
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Cognitive and neural mechanisms affected by schizophrenia and bipolar disorder

 

David Pisoni

David Pisoni
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Psycholinguistics, speech perception, production and synthesis, perceptual development; spoken language comprehension, voice I/O technology, human factors; hearing impairment, cochlear implants, individual differences, and multi-modal perception of speech

 

Anne L. Prieto

Anne L. Prieto
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
The potential functional roles of receptor protein tyrosine kinases in the central nervous system.

 

George Rebec

George Rebec (Emeritus)
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
Electrophysiological and neurochemical mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative disease and relapse to drug-seeking behavior.

 

Dale R. Sengelaub

Dale R. Sengelaub
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences Research Lab
Learning and development of object recognition, using pschophsyical and fMRI techniques.


Alex Straiker

Alex Straiker
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Physiology of cannabinoid receptors in neurons, cannabinoids in synaptic transmission, cannabinoids in ocular health.

 

Cara Wellman

Cara Wellman
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Research Lab
Stress effects on corticolimbic morphology and physiology; transgenic models of psychopathology.

 


Meredith West

Meredith West
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Development of behavior in animals and humans with a particular interest in how learning and species-typical experience affect ontogenetic and/or phylogenetic processes.