Neuroscience & Behavior Faculty
Jeffrey French , Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Phone: (402) 554-2558
Research Interests: Social neuroendocrinology. For more information, visit the Callitrichid Research Center http://www.unomaha.edu/crc/ and Endocrine Bioservices Laboratory http://www.unomaha.edu/endolab/ .
Suzanne Sollars , Ph.D., University of Washington
Phone: (402) 554-3981
Research Interests: Sensory neurophysiology and neuroanatomy. Development and neurobiological malleability of the taste system.
Rosemary Strasser , Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
(Director, Neuroscience & Behavior Graduate Programs)
Phone: (402) 554-2705
Research Interests: Behavioral neuroendocrinology; comparative cognition, animal behavior & learning.
Ryan Wong, Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Phone: (402) 554-4473
Research Interests: Behavioral neurogenomics and neuroendocrinology, neuroethology, behavioral ecology
Bruce Chase, Ph.D., Yale University
Phone: (402) 554-2586
Research Interests: Genetic contributions to neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease and Multiple Sclerosis
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Faculty associated with the Neuroscience & Behavior Program have extensive collaborative interactions with faculty at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Neuroscience & Behavior students have access to the libraries and other resources of the Medical Center as well as excellent opportunities to take courses and work in laboratories at the Medical Center. Faculty at the University of Nebraska Medical Center are available to students as advisors. Faculty who hold courtesy appointments in the Psychology Department are:
Max Kurz, PhD, University of Nebraska Lincoln
Phone : 402-559-9599
Research Interests: Biomechanical and neuroimaging (MEG, EEG, ECoG) experiments that are directed at furthering our understanding of how the sensorimotor cortices reach a decision threshold, integrate sensory feedback, produce motor action and consolidate motor memories.
Tony W. Wilson, Ph.D. Ph.D. (Cognitive Neuroscience), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Phone : 402- 552-6431
Research Interests: Human neurophysiology, neuroimaging, attention and cognitive disorders, and signal processing. http://www.unmc.edu/pharmacology/wilson.htm
Shelton Hendricks , Ph.D., Tulane University
Phone: (402) 554-2338
Research Interests: Human psychophysiology and pharmacology. Neural mediation of copulatory behavior, and sexual differentiation in rats.