UC Davis Neurology faculty includes both clinical researchers and leading neuroscientists

The UC Davis Neurology faculty includes both clinical researchers and leading neuroscientists who work to expand our knowledge of nervous system function and to develop cutting-edge diagnostic approaches and treatment modalities.

For more information about our neuroscience researchers, please see the faculty profiles below, listed by their affiliated research institutions both on and off the UC Davis Health campus in Sacramento.

And for more information about neuroscience research at UC Davis, please see our Basic Science Research Overview and visit the Neurology Researchers pages listed in the menu at the right.

John Morrison, Ph.D.
Professor
Director, California National Primate Research Center

Nina F. Dronkers, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Director, Center for Aphasia & Related Disorders

George R. Mangun, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neurology
Director, Center for Mind and Brain
Director, Kavli Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience

John Olichney, M.D.
Professor

David Woods, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Tsung-Yu Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor

Charles DeCarli, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Center
Director, IDeA Laboratory

Fredric Gorin, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

John Gray, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Tim Hanks, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Wilsaan Joiner, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Da Zhi Liu, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor

Ricardo A. Maselli, M.D.
Professor

A. Kimberly McAllister, Ph.D.
Professor
Associate Director, Center for Neuroscience

David Richman, M.D.
Professor

Michael Rogawski, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor

Frank Sharp, M.D.
Professor

W. Martin Usrey, Ph.D.
Professor

Fuzheng Guo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in Residence

David Pleasure, M.D.
Professor
Director, Institute for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine

Bradley Ander, Ph.D.
Assistant Adjunct Professor

Celia Chang, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor

Da Zhi Liu, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor

A. Kimberly McAllister, Ph.D.
Professor
Associate Director, Center for Neuroscience

Frank Sharp, M.D.
Professor

Boryana Stamova, Ph.D.
Associate Adjunct Professor

Xinhua Zhan, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Adjunct Professor

Diane Swick, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
VA, Northern California Health Care System