Editors

Editors-in-Chief

Susan Sesack
University of Pittsburgh
(she/her/hers)

Michel Thiebaut de Schotten
University of Bordeaux
(he/him/his)


Founding Editors-in-Chief

Laszlo Zaborszky

Rutgers University

Karl Zilles
(Deceased)

Associate Editors

Christian Beckmann
Radboud University
Keywords: neuroimaging methods, statistics in imaging neurosciences, brain connectivity, imaging methodology, population imaging, cognitive neuroimaging

Bharat Biswal
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Keywords: brain connectivity, connectomics, resting state, fMRI, multimodal imaging.

Jose L. Cantero
Pablo de Olavide University 
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, neuroimaging, brain oscillations

Sven Cichon
University of Basel
Keywords: genomic imaging, genetic factors, structural and functional MRI

Volker A. Coenen
Universität Freiburg
Keywords: diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), brain networks, deep brain stimulation (DBS), medial forebrain bundle, reward circuitry

Dirk Feldmeyer
Forschungszentrum Jülich
Keywords: function of cortical microcircuits, neuronal microcircuits, synaptic function, barrel cortex

Stephanie J. Forkel 
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 
Keywords: cognitive neuroimaging, connectivity, neurovariability, neurology, language

William Graves
Rutgers University
Keywords: functional neuroimaging, cognitive neuroscience, reading, language

Erin Hecht
Harvard University
Keywords: brain evolution, neuroimaging, canids, primates

Patrick Hof
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Keywords: quantitative neuropathology, comparative neuroanatomy, neuropsychiatric illnesses

Stephan Lammel
University of California, Berkeley
Keywords: neural circuits, dopamine, reward, motivated behavior

Rogier Mars
University of Oxford
Keywords: cognitive neuroscience, comparative neuroimaging, anatomical imaging, non-human primate imaging, functional MRI

Juan Mena Segovia
Rutgers University
Keywords: basal ganglia; pedunculopontine; dopamine; acetylcholine; motor Learning; appetitive behavior; sleep; Parkinson’s disease.

Eva Mezey
National Institutes of Health
Keywords: adult stem cells, hypothalamus, pituitary gland, bone marrow-brain connections, neuroendocrinology

Marisela Morales
National Institutes of Health
Keywords: drug addiction, motivation, aversion and neuroanatomy

Zoltan Nadasdy
University of Texas
Keywords: neural coding, intrinsic oscillations, spike patterns, electrophysiology

Saak Victor Ovsepian
National Institute of Mental Health, Prague
Keywords: synapse, gap junction, exocytosis, neurotransmission, ionotropic and metabotropic receptors, endocytosis, ion channels, receptor trafficking, SNARE complex, amino acid transporters

Nicola Palomero-Gallagher
Forschungszentrum Jülich
Keywords: cellular and molecular neuroanatomy, comparative neuroanatomy, neurotransmitter receptors, structural connectivity

Romain Quentin
Lyon Neuroscience Research Center
Keywords: electrophysiology, cognitive computational neuroscience, working memory, learning, machine-learning

Narender Ramnani
Royal Holloway, University of London
Keywords: behavior, cerebellum, frontal lobe

Kathleen Rockland
Boston University
Keywords: axons, cerebral cortex, corticocortical connections, corticothalamic connections, feedback, microcircuitry, synapses, visual system

Marcello Rosa
Monash University
Keywords: neuroanatomy, cerebral cortex, neural connectivity, primates, comparative neuroscience, visual prostheses

Susan Sesack
University of Pittsburgh
Keywords: neuroanatomy, ultrastructure, monoamines, reward circuitry, systems neuroscience

Lee Shapiro
Texas A&M University
Keywords: epilepsy, traumatic brain injury, hippocampus, neurogenesis, dentate gyrus, striatum, addiction, reward circuit, neuroinflammation, inflammation, electron microscopy, neuroanatomy

Chet Sherwood
George Washington University
Keywords: evolutionary neuroscience, comparative neuroanatomy of the cerebral cortex in mammals.

Jochen Staiger
Universität Göttingen
Keywords: cortical microcircuits; GABAergic neurons; principal cells; somatosensory cortex; optogenetics; paired recordings; viral tract-tracing

Masahiko Takada
Kyoto University
Keywords: in vivo gene transfer; motor control; cognitive behavior; anatomy; physiology

Hiromasa Takemura
National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Japan
Keywords: visual system, white matter, diffusion MRI, tractography

Michel Thiebaut de Schotten
University of Bordeaux
Keywords: cognitive neuroscience, stroke, brain anatomy, connections and evolution

Sofie Valk
Max Planck Institute
Keywords: cognitive neuroscience, brain organisation, genomic neuroimaging, comparative neuroscience, plasticity 

Advisory Board

Babak Ardekani - Orangeburg, NY, USA
Keywords: MRI, hippocampus, corpus callosum, ageing, Image processing and statistical analysis methods

 

Michal Ben-Shachar - Ramat Gan, Israel
Keywords: language pathways, reading pathways, diffusion MRI, tractography

 

Elena Borra - Parma, Italy 
Keywords: neuroanatomy, motor control, cortical networks, grasping, comparative neuroscience, primates

 

György Buzsáki - New York, NY, USA 
Keywords: brain rhythms, electrophysiology, hippocampus

 

Michael W. Cole - Newark, NJ, USA 
Keywords: functional connectivity, instructed learning, cognitive control

 

Alvaro Duque – New Haven, CT, USA 
Keywords: basal forebrain, cortical development, subplate


Chris Foulon – London, UK 
Keywords: MRI, stroke, automated lesion segmentation, lesion-symptom mapping, machine learning

 

Alessio Fracasso - Glasgow, UK 
Keywords: sensory-motor integration, visual system, high-field MRI/fMRI, neuroanatomy

 

Tamas F. Freund - Budapest, Hungary 
Keywords: cerebral cortex, hippocampus, neuronal networks, inhibition, GABA, interneurons

 

Patrick Friedrich - Julich, Germany 
Keywords: hemispheric asymmetries, functional lateralization, evolution, individual differences 
 

Miguel Angel Garcia-Cabezas - Madrid, Spain 
Keywords: cerebral cortex, thalamus, connections, primate, and development

 

Stephen D. Ginsberg - Orangeburg, NY, USA 
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, Down syndrome, selective vulnerability, single population RNA-seq, basal forebrain cholinergic neurons

 

Patrice Guyenet - Charlottesville, VA, USA 
Keywords: neural control of breathing, autonomic nervous system, lower brainstem, chemoreceptors

 

Erika Gyengesi - Sydney, Australia 
Keywords: stereology, neuroinflammation, 3D morphology, neurodegeneration, glial activation 

 

Stephen J. Hanson - Newark, NJ, USA 
Keywords: connections, neuroimaging, graph theory
 

Jochen Herms - Munich, Germany
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, dendritic spine pathology, 2 photon imaging, a-synucleinopathies, synaptic pathology

 

Claus C. Hilgetag - Hamburg, Germany 
Keywords: brain connectivity, computational neuroscience and lesion inferences

 

Imre Kalló - Budapest, Hungary 
Keywords: neuroendocrinology, hypothalamic regulation of reproduction, and metabolism, estrogen signalling in the brain, circadian regulation, basal forebrain functions

 

Hans-Otto Karnath - Tübingen, Germany 
Keywords: cognitive neurology, neuropsychology, space perception, attention

 

Peter Kohler - Toronto, Canada 
Keywords: visual neuroscience, functional brain imaging, fMRI, EEG

 

Jose L. Lanciego - Pamplona, Spain 
Keywords: glucocerebrosidase, adeno-associated viral vectors, neuromorpholgy, neuroanatomical tract-tracing, non-human primates

 

Nikos Logothetis - Tübingen, Germany 
Keywords: system-neuroscience, self-organization of dynamic systems, brain-structure-interactions, neural-event related multistructure activities, memory consolidation

 

Joachim Lübke - Jülich, Germany 
Keywords: neuronal network in the neocortex and hippocampus, synaptic organization of the brain, neurotransmitter receptors, synaptic proteins

 

Jeffrey Padberg - Conway, AR, USA 
Keywords: evolution, animal models, central nervous system, brain connectivity, neuroanatomy

 

Mary Ann Raghanti - Kent, OH, USA 
Keywords: comparative neuroanatomy, evolution, primate

 

Charles E. Ribak - Irvine, CA, USA 
Keywords: adult neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus, synaptic connections of the neuronal types in the dentate gyrus and the fine structure of microglial cells

 

Cyndi Schumann - Sacramento, CA, USA 
Keywords: amygdala, neurodevelopmental disorders (autism, psychosis), non-human primates, postmortem human brain 

 

Yoland Smith - Atlanta, GA, USA 
Keywords: basal ganglia, Parkinson's disease, neuroanatomy, electron microscopy, synaptic plasticity

 

James Tepper - Newark, NJ, USA 
Keywords: basal ganglia, striatum, substantia nigra, neurophysiology, neuroanatomy

 

Emmanuel Valjent - Montpellier, France 
Keywords: dopamine, basal ganglia, neural circuits, intracellular signaling

 

Sonja Vernes - St Andrews, Scotland 
Keywords: genetics/neurogenetics, speech & language, gene/protein expression, vocal learning, animal models

 

Deniz Yilmazer-Hanke - Omaha, NE, USA 
Keywords: amygdala, limbic system, learning and memory, neurodegeneration, neurovascular disease

 

Daniel S. Zahm - St. Louis, MO, USA 
Keywords: basal forebrain, basal ganglia, brainstem, dopamine, drug abuse, and circuitry