Principal Investigator

   P. Jeffrey Conn, Ph.D.   Lee E. Limbird Professor of Pharmacology Director, Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery

P. Jeffrey Conn, Ph.D.
Lee E. Limbird Professor of Pharmacology
Director, Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery

 
 

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

  Branden J. Stansley, Ph.D.  Research Fellow

Branden J. Stansley, Ph.D.
Research Fellow

  Mark Moehle, Ph.D.  Research Fellow

Mark Moehle, Ph.D.
Research Fellow

  Max Joffe, Ph.D.  Research Fellow

Max Joffe, Ph.D.
Research Fellow

  Samantha Yohn, Ph.D.  Research Fellow

Samantha Yohn, Ph.D.
Research Fellow

  Shalini Dogra, Ph.D.  Research Fellow

Shalini Dogra, Ph.D.
Research Fellow

 
 

Research Faculty

   Daniel Foster, Ph.D.   Research Instructor

Daniel Foster, Ph.D.
Research Instructor

   Zixiu Xiang, Ph.D.   Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacology

Zixiu Xiang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology

   Rocco G. Gogliotti, Ph.D.   Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacology Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Rocco G. Gogliotti, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

   Alice Rodriguez, Ph.D.   Instructor Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Alice Rodriguez, Ph.D.
Instructor
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

   Jerri Rook, Ph.D.   Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacology

Jerri Rook, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology

Graduate Students and Research Interns

   James Maksymetz   Graduate Student

James Maksymetz
Graduate Student

   Nicole Fisher   Graduate Student Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Nicole Fisher
Graduate Student
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

  Sheryl Vermudez  Graduate Student Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Sheryl Vermudez
Graduate Student
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

   Sean Moran   Graduate Student

Sean Moran
Graduate Student

Undergraduate and Research Interns

  Jennifer Zachry  Research Intern

Jennifer Zachry
Research Intern

  Jordan Galbraith  Undergraduate 

Jordan Galbraith
Undergraduate 

  Chiaki Santiago  Undergraduate 

Chiaki Santiago
Undergraduate 

 

Research Staff

  Weimin Peng  Research Assistant

Weimin Peng
Research Assistant

  Vincent Luscombe  Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Vincent Luscombe
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

  Matthew Loch  Research Assistant III Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Matthew Loch
Research Assistant III
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

  Xiaoyan Zhan Ph.D.  Research Specialist, Sr.

Xiaoyan Zhan Ph.D.
Research Specialist, Sr.

  Li Peng  Research Assistant

Li Peng
Research Assistant

  Marc Quitalig  Research Assistant I Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Marc Quitalig
Research Assistant I
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

 
  Jonathan Dickerson, Ph.D.  Research Specialist Sr.

Jonathan Dickerson, Ph.D.
Research Specialist Sr.

 
  Hyekyung Plumley, Ph.D.      Drug Discovery Scientist II      

Hyekyung Plumley, Ph.D.    
Drug Discovery Scientist II      

 
  Bright Arthur   Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Bright Arthur
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by:
Colleen Niswender

Collaborating VCNDD leadership

   Craig Lindsley, Ph.D.   William K. Warren, Jr. Chair in Medicine Professor of Pharmacology & Chemistry  Director, VCNDD Medicinal Chemistry

Craig Lindsley, Ph.D.
William K. Warren, Jr. Chair in Medicine
Professor of Pharmacology & Chemistry
Director, VCNDD Medicinal Chemistry

  Colleen Niswender, Ph.D.  Professor  Director, VCNDD Molecular Pharmacology

Colleen Niswender, Ph.D.
Professor
Director, VCNDD Molecular Pharmacology

  Carrie Jones, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor  Director, In Vivo and Translational Pharmacology

Carrie Jones, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Director, In Vivo and Translational Pharmacology

VCNDD Support Staff

  Kristen Riggs  Administrative Officer

Kristen Riggs
Administrative Officer

  Holly Talley  Administrative Manager

Holly Talley
Administrative Manager

  Edward Zhuang  Computer Technician

Edward Zhuang
Computer Technician