Faculty

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The faculty of the Department of Pharmacology & Physiology includes:

Vincent Chiappinelli

Vincent Chiappinelli

Chair of the Department of Pharmacology & Physiology
Ralph E. Loewy Professor of Basic Science
Loewy Professor of Basic Science
Professor

Susan Ceryak

Susan Ceryak

Associate Professor

Leo Chalupa

Leo Chalupa

Professor

Matthew Colonnese

Matthew Colonnese

Associate Professor

 Dr. Olga Dergacheva

Olga Dergacheva

Assistant Research Professor

 Dr. Yolanda Fortenberry

Yolanda Fortenberry

Assistant Professor

Anelia Horvath

Anelia Horvath

Associate Research Professor

 Dr. Allison Jack

Allison Jack

Assistant Research Professor

Linda Kusner

Linda Kusner

Associate Research Professor

Anthony-Samuel LaMantia

Anthony-Samuel LaMantia

Jeffrey Lieberman Professor of Neurosciences
Director, The GW Institute for Neuroscience
Professor

Norman Lee

Norman Lee

Professor

Hui Lu

Hui Lu

Assistant Professor

M. Chiara Manzini

M. Chiara Manzini

Assistant Professor

Paul Marvar

Paul Marvar

Assistant Professor

Thomas Maynard

Thomas Maynard

Associate Research Professor

David Mendelowitz

David Mendelowitz

Vice Chair of Pharm & Phys
Professor

Travis O'Brien

Travis O'Brien

Associate Professor

Kevin Pelphrey

Kevin Pelphrey

Director, Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute
Carbonell Family Professor in Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Professor

 Dr. Abigail Polter

Abigail Polter

Assistant Professor

Narine Sarvazyan

Narine Sarvazyan

Professor

 Dr. Nicholas Shworak

Nicholas Shworak

Associate Professor

Xin Wang

Xin Wang

Associate Research Professor

Linda Werling

Linda Werling

Associate Dean for Graduate Education
Director, Institute for Biomedical Sciences
Professor

Colin Young

Colin Young

Assistant Professor

Part-Time Faculty

 Dr. Ara Arutunyan

Ara Arutunyan

Adjunct Associate Professor

 Dr. Bidhan Bandyopadhyay

Bidhan Bandyopadhyay

Adjunct Assistant Professor

 Dr. Adam Clark

Adam Clark

Adjunct Associate Professor

 Dr. Martin Frank

Martin Frank

Associate Professorial Lecturer

 Dr. Federico Goodsaid

Federico Goodsaid

Adjunct Professor

 Dr. Tim Hales

Tim Hales

Adjunct Professor

 Dr. Wafa Harrouk

Wafa Harrouk

Adjunct Assistant Professor

 Dr. Weimin Hong

Weimin Hong

Adjunct Assistant Professor

 Dr. Brian Huber

Brian Huber

Assistant Professorial Lecturer

Zaruhi Karabekian

Zaruhi Karabekian

Adjunct Assistant Professor

 Dr. Robert Lavine

Robert Lavine

Adjunct Associate Professor

 Dr. Paolo Lecchi

Paolo Lecchi

Adjunct Associate Professor

 Dr. David Lovinger

David Lovinger

Adjunct Professor

 Dr. Steven Patierno

Steven Patierno

Adjunct Professor

David Perry

David Perry

Adjunct Professor

 Dr. Terez Shea-Donohue

Terez Shea-Donohue

Adjunct Professor

 Dr. Lorna Totman

Lorna Totman

Assistant Professorial Lecturer

Bi-Dar Wang

Bi-Dar Wang

Adjunct Assistant Professor