Core FaculTY Research Faculty Students Postdocs Staff


Core and affiliate faculty

Name + Research Interests 
Elizabeth Abercrombie   Email 973-353-3610

Travis Baker: 
Cognitive neuroimaging and stimulation

Website Email 973-353-5485
April A. Benasich, Elizabeth H. Solomon Endowed Professor : 
Developmental cognitive neuroscience: early brain development
Website Email 973-353-3598
Michael Cole: 
Cognitive, computational, and network neuroscience of learning and cognitive control
Website Email


Mauricio Delgado Website Email 973-353-5440 X241
Eric Fortune Website Email 973-596-5689
Wilma Friedman Website Email 973-353-1160
Mark Gluck: 
Alzheimer’s, minority brain health disparities, PTSD, sleep & memory
Website Email 973-353-3671
Jorge Golowasch Website Email 973-596-8444
William Graves Website Email 973-353-5440x3947
Stephen José Hanson, RUBIC Director: 
Computational neuroscience, brain connectivity, learning & memory
Website and
Email 973-353-3317
Gal Haspel Website Email 973-353-2586
Haesun Kim Website Email 973-353-1454
Barry Komisaruk, MBRS-PI:
Behavioral neuroscience of sexual response in humans and rats
Website Email 973-353-5834
Tibor Koos: 
Basal ganglia and vision
Website Email  973-353-3638
Bart Krekelberg CMBN Co-Director: 
Transcranial stimulation, eye movements, visual perception, computational and RNN models, electrophysiology, fMRI, EEG
Website Email 973-353-3602
Juan Mena Segovia: 
Neural circuits of action selection and motor execution: connectivity, electrophysiology and behavior
Website Email  973-353-3518
Vincent McGinty:
Neuroeconomics, behavior, electrophysiology, computational models 
Website Email 973-353-3608
Farzan Nadim Website Email 973-596-8453
Denis Pare CMBN Director: 
Systems neuroscience, amygdala, memory, emotions
Website Email 973-353-3251
Pierre-Olivier Polack
Circuit mechanisms of visual processing and visual perception; pathophysiology of epilepsies
Website Email 973-353-3643
Miriam Rosenberg-Lee: 
Functional neuroimaging of mathematical cognition
Website Email 973-353-3948
Horacio Rotstein: 
Computational neuroscience & synamics of neuronal networks
Website Email 973-596-5306
Patrick Shafto Website Email  
James Tepper: 
Basal ganglia anatomy, physiology, and microcircuitry; role of striatal interneurons in behavior
Website Email 973-353-3618
Tracy Tran: 
Cell and molecular processes regulating neuronal wiring and behavior; neuronal morphogenesis and development
Website Email 973-353-5542
Elizabeth Tricomi: 
Neuroimaging of learning and motivation
Website Email 973-353-5440x3956
Laszlo Zaborszky: 
High-density recordings in transgenic rats, functional organization of the forebrain cholinergic system
Website Email 973-353-3659

Research Faculty

Name + Research Interests
Maxime Assous: 
Basal ganglia circuits, striatum and related behaviors
Nadine Gut:
Neuronal circuits of motor control in health and neurological disease, movement disorders
Catherine Hanson: 
Cognitive neuroscience, memory & Learning, brain connectivity, ASD
Drew Headley: 
Systems neurophysiology of oscillations and coding
Mohammed Herzallah: 
Regulation of the amygdala by the midline thalamus
Icnelia Huerta-Ocampo: 
Synaptic organization of basal ganglia circuits
Ravi Mill 3249
Sylvia Ortiz-Mantilla: 
Developmental cognitive neuroscience, infant EEG, language disorders
Michael Shiflett
Animal models of neuropsychiatric disorders
Neha Sinha 3668



Nowrin Ahmed 3254 Denis Pare
Luisa Alatorre 3612 Denis Pare
O. Batuhan Erkat Pierre-Olivier Polack
Carrisa Cocuzza Michael Cole
Miguel Diaz-Acevedo Juan Mena Segovia
Giuliana DiMarco Juan Mena Segovia
Malte Gueth Travis Baker
Elif Guven James Tepper
Galit Karpov Travis Baker
Micah Ketola Michale Cole
Hussein Khdour 3220 Pierre-Olivier Polack & Tracy Tran
Ian T. Kim Denis Pare
Yuwoong Kim 3518 Juan Mena-Segovia
Samet Kocaturk 3618 Jim Tepper
Shira Lupkin 3185 Vincent McGinty
Beenish Mahmood April Benasich
Kirsten Peterson Michael Cole
Alexander Schielke 3606 Bart Krekelberg
Masoud Seraji Bart Krekelberg
Dixit Sharma Vincent McGinty
Briana Stanfield 3668 Tibor Koos
Anna Stetsenko; Tibor Koos
Jaleesa Stringfellow Travis Baker
Katherine Wolfert April Benasich
Duygu Yilmaz 3518 Juan Mena-Segovia
Sirin Zhang Juan Mena-Segovia


Tea Akins Business Manager 3380
Celina Nieves-Caban Accounting Assistant 3185
Connie  Sadaka Program Coordinator II 3298
Natasha Santana Administrative Assistant 3184


Alon Amir 3254
Katelyn Arnemann
Kathryn Biernacki 3509
Candice Chavez 3665
Darlingtina Esiaka
Bernadette Fausto
Matthew Gielow 3183
Luke Hearne
Mohammed Herzallah 3254
Krishnahanth Kondabolu 3617
Mei-Heng Lin 3509
Suzanne Peters 646-337-7025
Ruben Sanchez-Romero