• Adam W. Anderson, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences
    Director of Undergraduate Studies, Biomedical Engineering

    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain, including functional MRI and diffusion tensor imaging (DTI)

    5823 Science & Engr Building
    (615) 322-8174

  • Li Min Chen, M.D., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Radiology & Radiological Sciences

    Cortical representation of touch and pain

    AA 3115 Medical Center North
    (615) 936-7069

  • Chin Chiang, M.D., Ph.D.

    Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

    Early development of the central nervous system, and the role of Sonic Hedgehog in these processes and in cancer

    4110A Medical Research Building III
    (615) 343-4922

  • Ronald L. Cowan, M.D., Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Associate Professor of Psychology
    Assistant Professor of Radiology & Radiological Sciences

    Reward system dysregulation, including drug abuse and drug dependence, and associated disorders such as gambling, depression and obesity

    3057K Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital
    (615) 322-2303

  • Vsevolod (Seva) V Gurevich, Ph.D.

    Professor of Pharmacology

    The structure and function of arrestin proteins in cell signaling

    417D Preston Research Building
    (615) 322-7070

  • Maureen K. Hahn, Ph.D.

    Research Associate Professor of Pharmacology

    Molecular and Systems Neuroscience, Genetics, Neuropharmacology, and Genetic Animal Models of Neuropsychiatric Disorders

    7160A Medical Research Building III
    (615) 936-8424

  • Michael Harvey, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

    Microelectrode brain mapping for target localization of deep brain stimulation treatment of movement disorders. His research focus is the neural substrate of sensorimotor integration.

    T-4224 Medical Center North
    (615) 322-6638

  • Peter Hedera, M.D.

    Assistant Professor of Neurology

    Identification of novel genes causing hereditary spastic paraplegia and epilepsy (including those syndromes associated with intellectual disability) and the elucidation of pathogenesis as a result of mutations in these genes.

    6140 Medical Research Building III
    (615) 936-0060

  • Timothy J Hohman, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center

    Research leverages advanced computational approaches from genomics, proteomics, and neuroscience to identify novel markers of Alzheimer’s disease risk and resilience.

    2525 West End Avenue 12th Floor #Suite 1200
    (615) 343-8429

  • Sarah S. Jaser, M.D.

    Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

    11136 Doctor's Office Tower, Vanderbilt Children's Hospital
    (615) 343-6775

  • Atia Keiata Jordan, M.D.

    Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

    11215 Doctor's Office Tower, Vanderbilt Children's Hospital
    (615) 936-5864

  • M. Diana Neely, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division Pediatric Neurology

    Mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative disease using human induced pluripotent stem cells.

    D-4102 Medical Center North
    (615) 400-7681

  • Joseph S. Neimat, M.D., M.S.

    Associate Professor, Neurosurgery
    Associate Professor, Psychology

    Properties of motor control and sensory processing in human cortex, basal ganglia and thalamus.

    4340 Village at Vanderbilt
    (615) 343-9822

  • Thomas J. Palmeri, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Psychology
    Director of Graduate Studies, Psychology Department

    Object recognition, perceptual categorization, perceptual decision making, perceptual expertise, computational and neural modeling

    507 David K Wilson Hall
    (615) 343-7900

  • Sohee Park, Ph.D.

    Gertrude Conaway Professor of Psychology
    Professor of Psychiatry

    Neural basis of psychosis, social neuroscience, cognitive neuropsychiatry, creativity

    301 David K Wilson Hall
    (615) 322-3435

  • Mayur B. Patel, M.D., M.P.H

    Assistant Professor of Surgery
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery

    404 Medical Arts Building
    (615) 875-5843

  • John S. Penn, Ph.D.

    Phyllis G. and William B. Snyder, MD Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
    Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology
    Professor of Medical Education and Administration
    Assistant Dean for Faculty Development

    Molecular and cellular characterization of ocular angiogenesis (blindness)

    320 Light Hall
    (615) 322-3155

  • Bernard Rousseau, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

    Associate Vice Chair for Research, Department of Otolaryngology
    Chancellor Faculty Fellow and Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Hearing and Speech Sciences, and Mechanical Engineering
    Director, Laryngeal Biology Laboratory

    Speech-language pathology and voice disorders

    7209 Medical Center East
    (615) 936-2493

  • Bih-Hwa Shieh, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Pharmacology

    Mechanisms of G-protein coupled phospholipase C-mediated signal transduction

    402B Robinson Research Building
    (615) 343-0441

  • Stephanie Jean Sohl, Ph.D.

    Research Instructor, Medicine

    Self-regulation, mind-body interventions, cancer survivorship


    2525 West End #Suite 600
    (615) 936-0480

  • Christopher M. Tolleson, M.D., M.P.H.

    Associate Professor, Neurology

    Refining target selection in Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's disease; Deep Brain Stimulation for Dystonia

    A-0106 Medical Center North
    (615) 936-0060

  • Brian E. Wadzinski, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Pharmacology

    The structure, function, and regulation of protein serine/threonine phosphatases

    424B Robinson Research Building
    (615) 343-2080

  • Ronald G. Wiley, M.D., Ph.D.

    Professor of Neurology
    Professor of Pharmacology

    General neurology, particularly central and peripheral neurology, neuro-oncology, pain (especially neuropathic pain)

    4A109 VA Hospital
    (615) 873-7510

  • Zhongming Zhao, Ph.D., M.S.

    Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Associate Professor of Cancer Biology
    Chief Bioinformatics Officer, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
    Director, Bioinformatics Resource Center

    Bioinformatics and systems biology, schizophrenia, and ethanol response/alcohol dependence

    2525 West End Avenue #Suite 600
    (615) 343-9158