Distinguished Alumni of the Swartz Center at Brandeis

Out of the pre- and post-doctoral trainees that have been supported through the Swartz (previously Sloan) Center at Brandeis, the following individuals hold faculty positions across the country and world. Many of the remaining former trainees are young ambitious postdocs.

  • John Birmingham
    Associate Professor, Santa Clara University
  • Marcelo Camperi
    Professor, University of San Francisco
  • Jonathan Cannon
    Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University
  • Frances Chance
    Scientist, Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico
  • Albert Compte
    Principal Investigator, Theoretical Neurobiology Group, Institut d’Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
  • Niraj S. Desai
    Research Scientist, Center for Learning and Memory, University of Texas at Austin
  • Gina Escobar
    Senior Engineer, Research and Development at Qualcomm
  • Jean-Marc Fellous
    Professor, University of Arizona
  • Alfredo Fontanini
    Professor, Stony Brook University
  • Mark Goldman
    HHMI Professor, Center for Neuroscience, University of California Davis
  • Ralf Haefner
    Assistant Professor, Department for Brain and Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester
  • Alexander Heimel
    Head of the Cortical Structure and Function Department, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience
  • Marc Howard
    Professor, Behavior and Cognition Program Director, Boston University
  • Marco Idiart
    Professor of Physics, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brasil
  • Ole Jensen
    Professor of Translational Neuroscience, University of Birmingham
  • Lauren Jones-Lush
    Data Analytic Manager, The Johns Hopkins University
  • Adam Kepecs
    Assistant Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
  • Chong-Hyun Kim
    Principal Investigator, Laboratory of Neural Communication, Korea Institute of Science and Technology
  • Dan Kimball
    Morris Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma
  • Chung-Chuan Lo
    Assistant Professor, Institute of Bioinformatics and Structural Biology, Department of Life Sciences, National Tsing Hua University
  • Victor Matveev
    Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
  • Paul Miller
    Associate Professor, Biology Department, Brandeis University
  • Farzan Nadim
    Professor, Math Dept NJIT and Biology Dept, Rutgers
  • Timothy O'Leary
    Lecturer, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge
  • Astrid Prinz
    Associate Professor of Biology, Emory University
  • Sridhar Raghavachari
    Assistant Professor of Neurobiology, Duke University
    IOS Science Advisor, National Science Foundation
  • Emilio Salinas
    Professor, Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest Medical School
  • Kamal Sen
    Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Boston University
  • Kurt Thoroughman
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis
  • Jesper Tegner
    Professor of Computational Biology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • Mark van Rossum
    Chair and Director, Neural Computation Research Group, University of Nottingham