Network

Browse through the ALBA members to find a speaker for your next conference, an expert for a new project or simply to network

Carmen
Sandi

Lab/Research director at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Switzerland Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Cognitive neuroscience
Disorders of the nervous system
Neural/synaptic structure and function
Neuroendocrinology
Neuropharmacology and neurochemistry
Analysis of behavior and cognition in humans
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Biochemistry
Imaging (microscopy)
Imaging (PET, fMRI, etc)
In vivo monitoring
Molecular approaches
Pharmacology
I joined ALBA because :
I am one of the founding members of the network.

Raquel Adaia
Sandoval Ortega

Graduate student at University of Bern
Switzerland Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Circuit neuroscience
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Data analysis and statistics
Electrophysiology (channels)
Electrophysiology (slow waves)
Electrophysiology (unit activity)
In vivo monitoring
Species : vertebrate
I joined ALBA because :
I want to join Alba because the gender inequalities in academia are too large for the "modern" society we live in. I hope that by joining this network I can contribute in any way possible to close the gender gap.

Santiago Alexis
Santana

Lab/Research director at Pamax Biotech
Spain Website
Gender: Male
Fields of research :
Circuit neuroscience
Disorders of the nervous system
Motor systems neuroscience
Neuroengineering and robotics
Therapeutic techniques
I joined ALBA because :
It is necessary to increase knowledge by developing synergies

Mathias
Schmidt

Professor or equivalent position at MPI of Psychiatry
Germany Website
Gender: Male
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Cognitive neuroscience
Disorders of the nervous system
Neuroendocrinology
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Genetic models and techniques
Molecular approaches
Pharmacology
Species : vertebrate
Therapeutic techniques
I joined ALBA because :
Because equality should be a standard not worth mentioning, but it unfortunately is not in many areas and this needs to be changed.

Kyriaki
Sidiropoulou

Professor or equivalent position at University of Crete
Greece Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Computational neuroscience and modeling
Disorders of the nervous system
Excitable membranes and ion channels
History, teaching, public awareness, and societal
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Computation, modeling, and simulation
Electrophysiology (channels)
Electrophysiology (synaptic physiology)
Electrophysiology (unit activity)
Histochemistry and tracing
Imaging (microscopy)
Species : vertebrate
I joined ALBA because :
Living in Greece makes it hard sometimes to have access to several scientific meetings, thus, I believe that such networks increase my visibility to the scientific community.

Amanda
Sierra

Lab/Research director at Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience
Spain Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Developmental neuroscience
Disorders of the nervous system
Neurogeneration and repair
Neuroscience of aging
Cell and tissue transplantation
Cell culture
Computation, modeling, and simulation
Genetic models and techniques
Histochemistry and tracing
Imaging (microscopy)
Species : vertebrate
Therapeutic techniques
I joined ALBA because :
Because I believe that increasing neuroscientists diversity will also increase the diversity of neuroscience research: other types of questions, other ways of solving problems.

Tom
Smulders

Professor or equivalent position at Newcastle University
United Kingdom Website
Gender: Male
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Evolutionary and comparative neuroscience
Neuroethology
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Electrophysiology (slow waves)
Histochemistry and tracing
In vivo monitoring
Species : vertebrate
I joined ALBA because :
I have been active in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at my home institution.

Eelke
Snoeren

Research/Staff scientist at UiT The arctic university of Norway
Norway Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Genetic models and techniques
Imaging (microscopy)
In vivo monitoring
Molecular approaches
Optical methods
Pharmacology
Species : vertebrate
I joined ALBA because :
I strongly believe in the goal of Alba to promote equality and diversity in brain sciences. By becoming a member I hope I can participate in reaching this goal.

Emel
Sokullu

Lab/Research director at Solab
Turkey Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Motor systems neuroscience
Neuroengineering and robotics
Neurogeneration and repair
Neuropharmacology and neurochemistry
Biochemistry
Biophysics
Cell culture
Data analysis and statistics
Electrophysiology (channels)
Molecular approaches
Optical methods
Pharmacology

Antonis
Stamatakis

Professor or equivalent position at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Greece Website
Gender: Male
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Developmental neuroscience
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Data analysis and statistics
Histochemistry and tracing
Imaging (microscopy)
Molecular approaches
I joined ALBA because :
Equal opportunities for everyone is in the best interest of Science. The greater the diversity, the more interesting the outcome.

Serena
Stanga

Research/Staff scientist at Università degli Studi di Torino
Italy Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Disorders of the nervous system
Neuroscience of aging
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Biochemistry
Cell culture
Data analysis and statistics
Histochemistry and tracing
Imaging (microscopy)
In vivo monitoring
Molecular approaches
Species : vertebrate
I joined ALBA because :
I believe that diversity is a richness for Science and I support every project aimed at its sustain.

Oliver
Stork

Professor or equivalent position at Magdeburg University
Germany Website
Gender: Male
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Circuit neuroscience
Developmental neuroscience
Disorders of the nervous system
Neural/synaptic structure and function
Neuropharmacology and neurochemistry
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Biochemistry
Cell culture
Electrophysiology (slow waves)
Genetic models and techniques
Histochemistry and tracing
Molecular approaches
Species : vertebrate

Aparna
Suvrathan

Professor or equivalent position at McGill University
Canada Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Behavioral neuroscience
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Excitable membranes and ion channels
Neural/synaptic structure and function
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Electrophysiology (synaptic physiology)
Genetic models and techniques
Species : vertebrate
I joined ALBA because :
I represent Young-IBRO (International Brain Research Organization) on the Steering Committee of Alba, and hope to contribute to Alba's mission in promoting equality and diversity in the brain sciences.

Dubravka
Svob Strac

Research/Staff scientist at Rudjer Boskovic Institute
Croatia Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Cellular and molecular neuroscience
Disorders of the nervous system
Neuropharmacology and neurochemistry
Analysis of behavior and cognition in humans
Analysis of behavior and cognition in non-human animal
Biochemistry
Cell culture
Data analysis and statistics
Molecular approaches
Pharmacology
Species : vertebrate

KYRIAKI
THERMOS

Professor or equivalent position at University of Crete
Greece Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :
Neuropharmacology and neurochemistry
I joined ALBA because :
To be present and support a network that fosters diversity and gender equality in neurosciences.

Priyadarshini
Thirunavukkarasu

Graduate student at National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS)
India Website
Gender: Female
Fields of research :