Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology

Feathery touch

Wright State animal behavior students study bird migration, predator evasion during research trip to Poland
From left: Michal Kraszpulski, Martin Gooden, Rosa Tweed and Shana Huntsberger were among the Wright State faculty and students were took part in during a study abroad trip to Poland to research bird migration. (Photo by Will Jones)

The students on the trip made observations about various animal behavior experiments and produced research papers. Continue reading

Douglas W. Leaman named dean of the College of Science and Mathematics

Douglas W. Leaman

Douglas Leaman is currently chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Toledo. Continue reading

Eric S. Bennett named professor and chair of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology at Wright State

Eric S. Bennett named professor and chair of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology at Wright State

Eric Bennett previously served as professor and vice chair of the Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology and associate dean for Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Programs at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. Continue reading

Current affair

Wright State neuroscience professors open eyes of high schoolers with electrifying lesson on neural pathways
Current affair

Wright State faculty reach out to the community to promote a new undergraduate neuroscience major. Continue reading

Microscopic view

Wright State’s Hanna Gabriel manages the university’s imaging lab
Microscopic view

Wright State’s Hanna Gabriel ’15 manages the new Microscopy Core Facility, housed in the university’s Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. Continue reading

Ambassador of India says education, partnerships key to future during stop at Wright State

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The ambassador of India to the United States toured the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building, Special Collections and Archives and the Raj Soin College of Business and gave a talk at a reception at Wright State. Continue reading

Fourth annual Wright State and Premier Health Neuroscience Institute Symposium slated for Oct. 23

Symposium to focus on breakthroughs in neuroimaging
Fourth annual Wright State and Premier Health Neuroscience Institute Symposium slated for Oct. 23

The fourth annual neuroscience symposium will feature presentations on “Breakthroughs in NeuroImaging.” Continue reading

Wright State offers unique anatomy lab experience to high school students

Wright State's Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology will offer an anatomy and physiology lab for high school students starting in January.

A unique anatomy and physiology lab at Wright State University will be offered to high school students during the spring semester. Continue reading

11 faculty members honored for excellence in classroom, service

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Wright State recognizes select faculty members for excellent work in the classroom, research, community engagement, professional service and early career achievement. Continue reading

Kathrin Engisch named interim dean of the College of Science and Mathematics

Kathrin Engisch, associate professor of neuroscience, cell biology and physiology, has served as associate dean for Undergraduate Education and Outreach, has been named interim dean of the College of Science and Mathematics.

Kathrin Engisch, associate professor of neuroscience, cell biology and physiology and associate dean for undergraduate education and outreach, has been named interim dean of the College of Science and Mathematics. Continue reading