79 People Results for the Tag: Learning

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Susan Hafenstein

Director of the Center for Structural Biology; Huck Chair of Structural Virology; Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Using a structural approach to learn more about viral infectivity, tropism, evolution and pathogenicity. Developing approaches to visualize critical events that cause a break from the regular symmetry of the virus, including packaging of the genome, receptor usage, antibody interactions and uncoating of the viral genome during the final stages of infection.

Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics

David Hughes

Huck Chair in Global Food Security; Professor of Entomology and of Biology
Parasite manipulation of host behavior

Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics

Joyce Jose

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Virus-host interactions involved in the pathogenesis of alphaviruses and flaviviruses. Analysis of virus induced structures and cytoskeletal modifications in mammalian host and insect vector using high-resolution live cell imaging and electron microscopy. Viral determinants of neurotropism, encephalitis, transmission and persistence in BSL-3 pathogens.

Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics

Anton Nekrutenko

Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Evolution of overlapping reading frames in eukaryotic genomes.

Daniel Weiss

Associate Professor of Psychology
The cognitive mechanisms underlying language acquisition

Chaleece Sandberg

Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders
Exploring cortical reorganization related to successful therapy for acquired language disorders, and how to enhance therapy outcomes.

Diane Williams

Professor and Head of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Characterization of cognition and language in individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and developmental language disorders with variations in contextual and processing demands.

Doug Miller

Professor of Ecosystem Science and Managment

Heather Zimmerman

Assistant Professor in the College of Education

Janet van Hell

Professor of Psychology and Linguistics

Kenneth Tamminga

Distinguished Professor of Landscape Architecture
Ecological restoration; ecological design; sustainability; environmental planning; urban green infrastructure; ecology and design pedagogy.

Nancy Dennis

Associate Professor of Psychology
The cognitive and neural mechanisms that support learning and memory in young and older adults.

Robert Fraleigh

Assistant Research Professor

Ross Hardison

Associate Director of the Genome Sciences Institute; T. Ming Chu Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Regulation of gene expression during development.

Shaun Mahony

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
We apply neural networks and other machine learning approaches to understand how transcription factors control cellular identity

Yanxi Liu

Associate Professor of Computational Science and Engineering

Ming Tien

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Characterization and biochemical analysis of cellulose synthesis in a variety of organisms. Mechanism and regulation of fungal degradation of lignin. Dissimilatory Iron reduction.

Keith Cheng

Distinguished Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and of Pharmacology
Computational phenomics, image informatics, and "Geometry of Life" based on x-ray histotomography, population, genomic, and functional genomic analyses of complex traits in human and zebrafish; web-based science resources.

Mark Shriver

Professor of Biological Anthropology
Human population genomics and complex disease mapping.

Ralph Keil

Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Joan Richtsmeier

Professsor of Anthropology
Analysis of craniofacial phenotypes.

Sarah Ades

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology; Associate Dean of The Graduate School
Signal transduction and antibiotic-induced stress responses in bacteria.

John Richie, Jr.

Professor of Health Evaluation Sciences

Tyler Wagner

Adjunct Professor of Fisheries Ecology

Lisa Gatzke-Kopp

Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
Developmental neuroscience of psychopathology with a focus on aggression, hyperactivity, and substance abuse; relationship between experience, environment, and neurobiological dysfunction.

Rongling Wu

Director of the Center for Statistical Genetics; Professor of Public Health Sciences

Joshua Muscat

Professor of Health Evaluation Science

Daniel Kifer

Professor of Computer Science & Engineering

Thomas Gould

Jean Phillips Shibley Professor and Department Head of Biobehavioral Health
Using genetic, pharmacological, behavioral, and molecular biological techniques to study the neurobiology of learning and memory and the effects of addiction on it.

Douglas Bird

Associate Professor of Anthropology
Livelihood decisions and habitats, exploring the dynamics of human subsistence practices, their role in ecosystem function, and their archaeological implications in Australia and Western North America.

Nikolay Dokholyan

G. Thomas Passananti Professor of Pharmacology; Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
We are a translational systems research group in the Pharmacology at the Penn State College of Medicine. Our laboratory focuses on understanding etiologies of human diseases, such as cystic fibrosis (CF), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and pain conditions, such as hyperalgesia.

Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics

Mark Latash

Distinguished Professor of Kinesiology

Susan McHale

Distinguished Professor of Human Development and Family Studies and Professor of Demography

Krishnankutty Sathian

Director of the Neuroscience Institute; Professor and Chair of Neurology; Professor of Psychology

Yasser El-Manzalawy

Assistant Research Professor of Information Sciences and Technology

Janine Kwapis

Assistant Professor of Biology
Molecular and epigenetic mechanisms underlying learning and memory and age-related memory impairments.

Yifei Huang

Assistant Professor of Biology
Developing novel bioinformatic methods and using them to address fundamental questions in evolutionary genomics and medical genomics.

Ethan Xingyuang Fang

Assistant Professor of Statistics

Mechelle Lewis

Associate Professor Neurology and Pharmacology

Derek Lee

Associate Research Professor

Hassan Gourama

Associate Professor of Food Science

Beth Potter

Associate Professor of Biology

Lee Ahern

Associate Professor of Advertising and Public Relations

Justin DiAngelo

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Bob Roberts

Professor and Head of Food Science

Ibrahim Ozbolat

Professor of Engineering Science and Mechanics

Sharifa Crandall

Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology
Drawing from community ecology theory to understand how fungal and oomycete pathogens shape plant disease dynamics, with a focus on root and soil microbiome diversity, structure, and function; how ecological disturbances drive the complex interactions between hosts, microbes, and the environment across time and space and using this information to inform plant disease management.

Lara Fowler

Senior Lecturer in International Affairs

Jack Watson

Professor of Soil Science

Helen Greatrix

Assistant Professor of Remote Sensing and Geo-statistics

Kathy Hill

Assistant Professor of Education

Anil Chaudhary

Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Extension Education

Anthony Robinson

Associate Professor of Geography

Hyebin Song

Assistant Professor of Statistics

Douglas Teti

Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, Psychology, and Pediatrics

Eric Claus

Associate Professor of Biobehavioral Health
Identifying neural and cognitive mechanisms that support behavior change in substance use disorders.

Tarkeshwar Singh

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Meghan Vidt

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Ji Min Lee

Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Krista Wilkinson

Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Christian Huber

Assistant Professor of Biology
How evolutionary mechanisms such as mutation, recombination, and natural selection shape genetic diversity and the variability between individuals and species.

Travis Flohr

Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture