Our world-renowned faculty are committed to helping students develop professional competence in oral and written communication and gain the analytical thinking and logic skills necessary to succeed in the laboratory, the classroom and beyond.

The core faculty in the CLA neuroscience program are primarily responsible for teaching neuroscience courses in the program and for providing research mentorship to undergraduate neuroscience major and minor students and neuroscience masters students.

Vinay Parikh

Associate Professor

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1701 North 13th Street
Philadelphia PA 19122

Neuroscience, Psychology

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Debra Bangasser

Associate Professor

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1701 North 13th Street
Philadelphia PA 19122

Neuroscience, Psychology

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Lisa Briand

Assistant Professor

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1701 North 13th Street
Philadelphia PA 19122

Neuroscience, Psychology

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Timothy Garelick

Assistant Professor - Instructional

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1701 North 13th Street
Philadelphia PA 19122

Neuroscience, Psychology

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Cynthia Gooch

Assistant Professor - Instructional

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1701 North 13th Street
Philadelphia PA 19111

Neuroscience, Psychology

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Mansi Shah

Assistant Professor - Instructional

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1701 North 13th Street
Philadelphia PA 19122

Neuroscience, Psychology

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Mathieu Wimmer

Assistant Professor

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1701 North 13th Street
Philadelphia PA 19122

Neuroscience, Psychology

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Affiliated Faculty

The affiliated neuroscience faculty consists of faculty members from different departments/colleges who serve as mentors for undergraduate independent research studies and for Master’s projects.

College of Liberal Arts

Department of Psychology

College of Public Health

Department of Physical Therapy

College of Medicine

Department of Pharmacology

Fox School of Business

Center for Neural Decision Making