Current issue: 2017 

Editor-in-Chief

Hermes Hsiao-Mei Yeh, PhD
William W. Brown Professor of Physiology and Neurobiology, Department of Molecular and Systems Biology, Director of Program in Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
E-Mail: Hermes.Hsiao-mei.Yeh@dartmouth.edu
Website: http://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/faculty/facultydb/view.php?uid=3234
Research Interests: neurodevelopmental brain disorders; cortical development and plasticity; fetal alcohol spectrum disorders; neurotransmitter receptor mechanisms; neural circuits; neurophysiology; neuropharmacology; neuroanatomy

Editorial Board

Ricardo C. Araneda, PhD
Associate Professor, Neuroscience & Cognitive Science (NACS) and BISI-Physiological Systems (PSYS) Graduate Programs, Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
E-Mail: raraneda@umd.edu
Website: http://www.clfs.umd.edu/biology/aranedalab/
Research Interests: systems neuroscience; olfaction; synaptic transmission; neuromodulation and pharmacology

Francisco J. Barrantes, MD, PhD
Head and Professor of Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology, Institute for Biomedical Research, Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, Av. Alicia Moreau de Justo 1300, C1107AAZ, Buenos Aires, Argentina
E-Mail: rtfjb1@gmail.com
Website: http://www.uca.edu.ar/index.php/site/index/en/uca/instituto-de-investigaciones-biomedicas/
laboratorios-de-investigacion/laboratorio-de-neurobiologia-molecular/

Research Interests: nervous system; neuron; synapsis; neurological and psychiatric diseases; Alzheimer; superresolution microscopy

Helge Brovold, PhD, Neuropsychology/STEM-cognition
Senior Adviser, The National Centre for Science Recruitment, and Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway
E-Mails: helge.brovold@ntnu.no; helge.brovold@realfagsrekruttering.no
Website: https://www.ntnu.edu/employees/helge.brovold
Research Interests: neuropsychology; cognitive neuroscience; neural networks and brain function; neurobiology of attention, memory and learning; learning difficulties and the brain; personality and occupational interests in view of neural networks

Tomohiro Chiba, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, Tokyo 181-8611, Japan
E-Mails: chibat@ks.kyorin-u.ac.jp; chibatomohero@gmail.com
Websites: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tomohiro-chiba-55553a13; http://www.kyorin-u.ac.jp/univ/faculty/
medicine/education/staff/detail/?id=med51017

Research Interests: neurodegenerative diseases; Alzheimer's disease; ALS; Parkinson's disease; neuropathology; neuropharmacology; intracellular signaling pathways; neuro-oncology; CNS malignancy

Severn B. Churn, PhD
1. Director, VCU Brain Bank, VCU Parkinson’s Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
2. Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
E-Mails: schurn@comcast.net; schurn@vcu.edu
Website: http://www.medschool.vcu.edu/expertise/detail.html?ID=855
Research Interests: signal transduction; status epilepticus; ECoEG monitoring; neurochemistry; neuronal excitability; seizure; neurotransmission; epileptogenesis

Mark G. Darlison, BSc, MSc, PhD, FRSB
Professor, School of Life, Sport and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Sighthill Campus, Sighthill Court, Edinburgh EH11 4BN, UK
E-Mail: m.darlison@napier.ac.uk
Research Interests: GABA-A receptors; G-protein coupled receptors; invertebrate neuroscience; ion channels; ischaemia; molecular evolution; molecular neurobiology; stroke

Steven I. Dworkin, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL 61455, USA
E-Mail: si-dworkin@wiu.edu
Website: http://www.wiu.edu/cas/psychology/faculty/dworkinsteven
Research Interests: neurobehavioral pharmacology; drug abuse; pharmacologic treatment of behavioral disorders; cigarette smoking cessation; experimental analysis of behavior

Bart Ellenbroek, PhD
Professor and Deputy Head of School, School of Psychology, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
E-Mail: bart.ellenbroek@vuw.ac.nz
Website: http://www.behaviouralneurogenetics.com
Research Interests: animal models; schizophrenia; gene-environment interactions; drug addiction; autism; dopamine; serotonin; behaviour

Jigar Rasiklal Jogia, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology, AUD, P.O Box 28282, Dubai, UAE
E-Mail: jjogia@aud.edu
Website: http://www.jogiagroup.org
Research Interests: neuropsychology; neuroimaging; cognitive neuroscience; neuropharmacology; mental health; bipolar disorder; major depressive disorder; attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; Schizophrenia; Alzheimer's disease

Linda Larson-Prior, PhD
Professor, PSY Brain Imaging Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
E-Mail: ljlarsonprior@uams.edu
Website: https://uams-triprofiles.uams.edu/profiles/display/1802763
Research Interests: neuroimaging; EEG and fMRI; brain dynamics; connectomics; sleep; aging

Bryan W. Luikart, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, The Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
E-Mail: Bryan.W.Luikart@dartmouth.edu
Website: http://www.synapticplasticity.com/
Research Interests: synapse formation; dendritic arborization; hippocampus; autism; neurophysiology; developmental plasticity; synaptic plasticity; neurotrophins; molecular signaling; Pten; mTOR; TSC

Gerard Martens, PhD
Head and Professor, Department of Molecular Animal Physiology, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behavior, Centre for Neuroscience, and Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences (RIMLS 282), Radboud University, Nijmegen, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
E-Mail: g.martens@ncmls.ru.nl
Website: http://www.ru.nl/molanphys/employees/gerard-martens
Research Interests: neurodegenerative diseases; multiple sclerosis (MS); neurodevelopment; neurodevelopmental disorders; gene-environment interactions; schizophrenia; molecular pathways; molecular landscapes; neuronal circuitries; behavior; rodent and cellular models; genome-wide DNA/RNA/
protein/metabolite approaches

Ralph Martins, PhD
Foundation Chair and Professor of the Centre of Aging and Alzheimer's Disease, Director of the Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease Research and Care, School of Medical Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA 6027, Australia
E-Mail: r.martins@ecu.edu.au
Website: https://www.ecu.edu.au/schools/medical-sciences/staff/profiles/professors/professor-ralph-martins-ao
Research Interests: Alzheimer's disease; dementia; neuroscience; beta amyloid; Apo E; lipids; biomarkers; neurodegeneration; proteins; lipoproteins; peptides

Aleksander A. Mathé, MD, PhD
Senior Professor, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Center for Affective Disorders, St Göran's Hospital, SE-112 81 Stockholm, Sweden
E-Mail: Aleksander.Mathe@ki.se
Website: http://ki.se/en/people/alemat
Research Interests: major depression; bipolar disorder; neuropeptides; antidepressants; animal models

Jesper Mogensen, PhD
Founder, Head and Professor of The Unit for Cognitive Neuroscience (UCN), Department of Psychology, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 2A, DK-1353 Copenhagen K, Denmark
E-Mail: jesper.mogensen@psy.ku.dk
Website: http://psychology.ku.dk/Academic_staff/?pure=en/persons/64816
Research Interests: neurocognitive organization of the brain; neuroplasticity; brain injury; functional recovery; neurocognitive reorganization

Stephen C. Noctor, PhD
Associate Professor, MIND Institute and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
E-Mail: scnoctor@ucdavis.edu
Website: http://ventricular.org/StephenNoctor/
Research Interests: cortical development; fragile X premutation; autism; schizophrenia; neural precursor cells; neurogenesis

Miguel A. Pappolla, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
E-Mail: pappolla@aol.com
Website: https://www.utmb.edu/neuro/faculty/Miguel_Pappolla.asp
Research Interests: Alzheimer's disease; brain aging

George Perry, PhD
Dean and Professor, Semmes Foundation Distinguished University Chair in Neurobiology, College of Sciences, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78249, USA
E-Mail: george.perry@utsa.edu
Website: http://www.utsa.edu/biology/faculty/GeorgePerry.html
Research Interests: neurobiology; oxidative stress; Alzheimer's disease; Parkinson's disease; amyloid; amyloid precursor protein (APP); amyloid-beta; tau; cytoskeleton; neurofilament; lipid peroxidation; nucleic acid; protein oxidation; cell cycle

Diego E. Rincon-Limas, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
E-Mail: diego.rincon@neurology.ufl.edu
Website: http://neurology.ufl.edu/divisions-2/memory-and-cognitive-disorders/memory-and-cognitive-faculty/diego-rincon-limas-ph-d/
Research Interests: Drosophila models of neurodegenerative diseases; mechanisms of neurodegeneration; protein misfolding disorders; prion protein; amyloid beta; TDP-43; FUS; ER stress; molecular chaperones

James L. Roberts, PhD
1. Co-Director of Neuroscience Program, Cowles Distinguished Professor of Life Science, Department of Biology, Trinity University, One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212, USA
2. Adjunct Professor of Pharmacology/Neuroscience, Center for Biomedical Neuroscience, Barshop Institute for Aging and Longevity Studies, University of Texas HSC, San Antonio, TX 78245, USA
E-Mail: jrobert2@Trinity.edu
Website: https://new.trinity.edu/faculty/james-roberts
Research Interests: brain damage; oxidative stress; nigro-striatal pathway; Parkinson’s disease

Carlos Fernando Valenzuela, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurosciences, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
E-Mail: FValenzuela@Salud.unm.edu
Website: https://vivo.health.unm.edu/display/n40063
Research Interests: neurodevelopmental brain disorders; cerebellar and hippocampal development and plasticity; fetal alcohol spectrum disorders; neurotransmitter receptor mechanisms; neural circuits; neurophysiology; neuropharmacology

Tamsyn Elizabeth Van Rheenen, PhD
1. NHMRC Research Fellow, Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Carlton VIC 3056, Australia
2. Adjunct Research Fellow, Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre (BPsyC), Faculty of Health, Arts and Design, School of Health Sciences, Swinburne University, Hawthorn, VIC 3122, Australia
3. Adjunct Research Fellow, Cognitive Neuropsychiatry Laboratory, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre (MAPrc), The Alfred Hospital and Central Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
E-Mail: tamsyn.van@unimelb.edu.au
Website: http://www.findanexpert.unimelb.edu.au/display/person706069
Research Interests: bipolar disorder; psychosis; emotion processing; cognition; neuropsychology; neuroimaging; schizophrenia

Ya Wen, PhD
Research Fellow, TRANSCEND Research Laboratory, Neurology Department, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
E-Mail: ywen3@mgh.harvard.edu
Research Interests: systems biology; biomedicine; neurology; neurocardiology; autism; network analysis; environmental impact