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College of Arts & Science
Vocal communication and expression of emotion.
Neural basis of visual perception.
Organization and evolution of somatosensory system.
Mathematical descriptions of biological phenomena.
Visual perception, categorization, expertise, object recognition.
Cognitive theory and therapy for depression.
Neural plasticity, brain organization and evolution.
Attention and performance, automaticity, stopping behavior.
Neurophysiology of visual perception and awareness.
Visual attention, functional brain imaging.
Retinal processing and circadian rhythms.
Mechanisms of memory retrieval, spatial memory.
Philosophy of language, mind and epistemology.
Cognitive behavioral theory, assessment, and therapy for anxiety disorders.
Neurobiology of biological clocks.
Categorization and concepts, computational modeling.
Cognitive and neurobiological bases of major psychiatric disorders.
Cognitive and neural dynamics of the human memory system.
Neural guidance and control of action.
Biological basis of temperament and depression.
Neural bases of human visual perception, face and object recognition, visual attention and awareness.
Cognition and cognitive neuroscience.
Neurobiological basis of major psychiatric disorders.
Role(s) of neuromodulators in arousal, attention and memory.
Judgment and decision making.
Sensory impressions and visual perceptual experience.



School of Engineering
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain, including functional MRI and diffusion tensor imaging (DTI).
Analysis of brain images.
Image guided surgery.
Functional brain imaging.
Intelligent robotics.
Robotics and automous systems.


Law School; Collge of Arts & Science
Law and human behavioral biology.
Criminal law, juvenile justice, law and emotion.
Law and human behavior.
Criminal law and procedure, mental health law, evidence law.


School of Medicine
Memory Disorders, Alzheimer's disease, Mild Cognitive Impairment, Dementia.
Imaging Science.
Organization and function of the visual system.
Autism, sensation and perception, multisensory processing, fMRI, diffusion tensor imaging.
Functional imaging for somatosensory system in non-human primates.
Neurobiology of euphoria, MDMA neurotoxicity, monamine influences on information processing, neurobiology of substance.
Mechanisms of basal ganglia and frontal lobe function.
Functional brain imaging.
Organization and function of auditory system.
Psychosis, Neuroimaging, Neuroanatomy.
Vascular cognitive aging, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer’s disease.
Neuropsychiatry, clinical pharmacology.
Emotional processing in the human basal ganglia.
Psychiatry and cognitive disorders.
Magnetic resonance imaging of structure and function.
Magnetic resonance imaging of structure and function.
Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences.
Neural degenerative diseases.
Cognitive neuroscience research with patients with Parkinson's Disease.
Multisensory processing, sensorimotor transformations, perception, dyslexia.


Peabody College
Brain-behavior relations as related to learning and communication in children and adolescents.
Developmental disabilities, aggression, and behavioral pharmacology.
Auditory perception and hearing loss.
Focus on the interface between thinking and seeing.
Perception and memory of space.