External Advisory Board

Elissa J. Chesler, Ph.D.Professor
The Jackson Laboratory
websiteElissa.Chesler@jax.org
Gary A. Churchill, Ph.D.Professor
The Jackson Laboratory
websitegary.churchill@jax.org
Huda Akil, PhD Co-Director and Research Professor, Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience IInstitute
Distinguished University Professor and Quarton Professor of Neurosciences,
Department of Psychiatry
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Member, National Academy of Sciences
websiteakil@umich.edu
Aron Guerts, PhDAssociate Professor, Physiology
Medical College of Wisconsin
websiteageurts@mcw.edu
Paul J. Kenny, PhDWard-Coleman Professor & Chairman,
Department of Neuroscience,
Director, Drug Discovery Institute (DDI),
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
websitepaul.kenny@mssm.edu
James MacKillop, Ph. D.Peter Boris Chair in Addiction Research
Director, Boris Centte for Addiction Research
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences
DeGroote School of Medicine
McMaster University
websitejmackill@univmail.cis.mcmaster.ca
Nancy Cox, PhDDirector, Vanderbilt Genetics Institute
Director, Division of Genetic Medicine
Mary Phillips Edmonds Gray Professor of Genetics
websitenancy.j.cox@vanderbilt.edu
Mary Shimoyama, PhDAssociate Professor
Medical Informatics, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Genetics
Medical College of Wisconsin
websiteshimoyama@mcw.edu
Tamara Phillips, PhDProfessor of Behavioral Neuroscience School of Medicine
Vice Chair Behavioral Neuroscience School of Medicine
Senior Research Career Scientist, VA Medical Center
Oregon Health & Science University
website(503) 220-8262
Robert W. Williams, PhD (UTHSC) Professor, Anatomy and Neurobiology
Director, Center for Integrative and Translational Genomics
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
websiterwilliams@uthsc.edu
Marisa Roberto, PhDProfessor
Department of Neuroscience
The Scripps Research Institute
websitemroberto@scripps.edu
Olivier George, PhDAssociate Professor
Codirector Arc Animal Core
Department of Neuroscience
The Scripps Research Institute
websiteogeorge@scripps.edu
Yavin Shaham, PhDChief, Behavioral Neuroscience Research Branch
Chief, Neurobiology of Relapse Section
websiteYshaham@intra.nida.nih.gov
Laura Saba, PhDAssistant Professor
University of Colorado
websiteLaura.Saba@ucdenver.edu
Jonathan Flint, PhDProfessor of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
Senior Scientist, Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
websitejflint@mednet.ucla.edu
FORMER ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS
Tatiana Foroud, PhD (IUPUI) P. Michael Conneally Professor of Medical and
Molecular Genetics
Chancellor's Professor
Director of Hereditary Genomics Division
Indiana University School of Medicine
websitetforoud@iu.edu
Stephen T. Tiffany, PhD Empire Innovation Professor, Department Chair
University at Buffalo
websitestiffany@buffalo.edu
Eva Redei, PhDDavid Lawrence Stein Professor of Psychiatry
Northwestern University
websitee-redei@northwestern.edu
John Crabbe, PhD Professor , Department of Behavioral Neuroscience
Director, Portland Alcohol Research Center
Oregon Health and Science University
websitecrabbe@ohsu.edu
Andrey Rzhetsky, PhDProfessor, Department of Medicine Section of Genetic Medicine and Department of Human Genetics
University of Chicago
Senior Fellow, Institute for Genomics and Systems Biology
Senior Fellow, Computation Institute
University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory
websitearzhetsky@uchicago.edu
Harriet de Wit, PhD Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
Biological Sciences Collegiate Division Committee on Neurobiology
University of Chicago
websitehdew@uchicago.edu
Brandon Harvey, PhDDirector, OTTC; Associate Scientist, GNI Labwebsitebharvey@mail.nih.gov
Kenneth E. Leonard, PhDDirector, Research Institute on Addictions
University at Buffalo
websiteleonard@ria.buffalo.edu