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

Shalini Dogra, Ph.D. Research Fellow

Shalini Dogra, 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

Research Faculty

Daniel Foster, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor

Daniel Foster, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor


Bartholomew Roland, Ph.D. Biology Project Leader Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Bartholomew Roland, Ph.D.
Biology Project Leader
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

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

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

Mohsin Sarwar, Ph.D. Research Instructor Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Mohsin Sarwar, Ph.D.
Research Instructor
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

Aidong Qi, Ph.D. Assistant Professor

Aidong Qi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

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

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

Graduate Students and Research Interns

James Maksymetz  Graduate Student

James Maksymetz
Graduate Student


Kinsey Bickham  Research Assistant Intern

Kinsey Bickham
Research Assistant Intern

Nicole Fisher  Graduate Student Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Nicole Fisher
Graduate Student
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Zoey Bryant  Research Assistant Intern

Zoey Bryant
Research Assistant Intern

Sheryl Vermudez Graduate Student Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Sheryl Vermudez
Graduate Student
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Tazeen Ishmam  Research Assistant Intern

Tazeen Ishmam
Research Assistant Intern

Sean Moran  Graduate Student

Sean Moran
Graduate Student

Undergraduate and Research Interns

Jordan Galbraith Undergraduate

Jordan Galbraith
Undergraduate

 
 
 

Research Staff

Matthew Loch Lab Manager Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Matthew Loch
Lab Manager
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Weimin Peng Research Assistant

Weimin Peng
Research Assistant

Ashlyn Blevins Research Assistant

Ashlyn Blevins
Research Assistant

Li Peng Research Assistant

Li Peng
Research Assistant

Jonathan Dickerson, Ph.D. Research Specialist Sr.

Jonathan Dickerson, Ph.D.
Research Specialist Sr.


Natasha Billard Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Natasha Billard
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by: Colleen
Niswender

Marc Quitalig Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Marc Quitalig
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Ashton Hunter Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Ashton Hunter
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Bright Arthur  Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Bright Arthur
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Yuta Moxley Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Yuta Moxley
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Krishma Hajari Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Krishma Hajari
Research Assistant
Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Aditi Buch Research Assistant Co-Mentored by: Colleen Niswender

Aditi Buch
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

Carrie K. Jones, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Director of Development

Carrie K. Jones, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Director of Development

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

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

Jerri M. Rook, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Director of In Vivo and Behavioral Pharmacology

Jerri M. Rook, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Director of In Vivo and Behavioral 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