Neuroscience

Howard Berg, Ph.D.

Howard Berg, Ph.D.

Herchel Smith Professor of Physics, Harvard University
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Member, Rowland Institute for Science

 

Our quest is an understanding of the behavior of bacteria at the molecular level, especially behavior involving chemical stimuli (chemotaxis)... Read more about Howard Berg, Ph.D.

Biological Laboratories Building, Room 3063
16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617 495-0924 fax: 617 496-1114
Jonathan B. Cohen

Jonathan B. Cohen

Bullard Professor of Neurobiology
Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School

Research in the Cohen lab focuses on molecular studies of receptors for GABA, the major inhibitory neurotransmitter in the brain, and acetylcholine, an excitatory neurotransmitter in many brain regions and at nerve-muscle contacts.... Read more about Jonathan B. Cohen

Warren Alpert Building, Room 314
220 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 432-1728
David P. Corey, Ph.D.

David P. Corey, Ph.D.

Bertarelli Professor of Translational Medical Science
Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School

We use a variety of biophysical, structural, genetic and imaging methods to understand the mechanism of sensory transduction by the receptor cells of the inner ear.... Read more about David P. Corey, Ph.D.

Harvard Medical School,
Goldenson Building, Room 443
200 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 432-2506
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Benjamin de Bivort

Thomas D. Cabot Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Center for Brain Science, Faculty of Arts & Sciences

We study the neural circuit and molecular basis of individual differences in behavior using custom high-throughput instrumentation, with an eye to its ultimate cause in evolution.... Read more about Benjamin de Bivort

Northwest Building, Room 235.30 (Office)
Room 248 (Lab)
52 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
JanDrugowitsch

Jan Drugowitsch

Assistant Professor of Neurobiology
Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
Center for Brain Science

Statistical computations and neuronal mechanisms underlying complex decisions and behavior under uncertainty.  The work in the lab is theoretical in nature, and we collaborate with experimentalists in a close loop to refine both theories and experiments.... Read more about Jan Drugowitsch

Department of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School
Warren Alpert Building, Room 215
200 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
p: 617 432-5026
Ron Walsworth

Ronald L. Walsworth

Senior Lecturer on Physics, Harvard University
Senior Physicist, Smithsonian Institution
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Brain Science
We are an interdisciplinary research group with a focus on developing new tools and applying them to important problems in both the physical and life sciences- from fundamental physics, astrophysics and nanoscience to bioimaging, brain science and medical diagnostics.... Read more about Ronald L. Walsworth
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden Street, P156, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard University Department of Physics
Northwest Laboratory Building, Room 335.40
52 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617 495-7274 or 617 496-3589