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Joshua Brown is a Professor in Psychological and Brain Sciences who is also working with the Indiana Grand Challenges. In his research of the brain, he found that there are specific brain regions that are important in drug addiction.
When it came time to choose a graduate school, Taylor Woodward chose to come to Indiana University and be a student in the Program of Neuroscience.
Dr. George Rebec is a known name within the Psychology and Neuroscience programs here at Indiana University. He has been at IU since 1977, serving in those years both as the director of the Neuroscience program and as a professor. Recently, he has done something else for the program that is quite remarkable.
Alexandra Moussa-Tooks goes by Alex and for as long as Alex can remember, she has been intrigued by the human brain. Actually, horror films helped the young girl’s curiosity for the brain grow.