Faculty & Staff

  • Deborah E. Bauer

    Visiting Lecturer in Neuroscience

    B.A., Wellesley College; Ph.D., University of Michigan

    Molecular neuroscientist with an interest in glutamate transporters.

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  • Barbara Beltz

    Barbara S. Beltz

    Allene Lummis Russell Professor of Neuroscience

    B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.S., Ph.D., Princeton University

    Passions for serotonin and adult neurogenesis! Excited about the wonderful neuroscience program at Wellesley College.

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  • Bevil R. Conway

    Associate Professor of Neuroscience

    B.S., McGill University; M.M.Sc., Harvard Medical School; Ph.D., Harvard University

    Visual neuroscientist and artist, examines neural basis of color using physiological, behavioral, and modeling techniques. (Visit Website)

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  • Sharon Gobes

    Sharon M. H. Gobes

    Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

    B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., Ultrecht University (The Netherlands)

    Investigates the cognitive and neural mechanisms underlying animal behavior, using songbirds as a model system to study learning and memory.

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  • Kate Hawkins

    Laboratory Specialist for the Neuroscience Program

    Prepares and organizes Neuroscience teaching labs for courses at all levels of the curriculum.

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  • Ginny Quinan

    Instructor in Neuroscience Laboratory

    B.A., Regis College

    Instructs laboratories at the 100 and 200 levels and shares an enthusiasm for hands-on learning in neuroscience.

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  • Marc Tetel

    Marc J. Tetel

    Class of 1966 Associate Professor of Neuroscience

    B.A., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

    Research areas include neuroendocrinology, estrogen and progestin action, brain and behavior.
    Visit the Tetel Lab website.

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  • Michael Wiest

    Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

    B.A., Dartmouth College; M.S., Ph.D., Michigan State University

    Mission: to determine the distributed neural correlates of perception.

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