IBNS Committees

IBNS is committed to furthering all fields of research related to Behavioral Neuroscience.  With the help of our members, we are impacting scientific endeavors all over the world!  However, we could not be successful without the efforts of our committee members who help to carry out the work of the society.  Are you interested in committee membership opportunities?  Would you like to serve as a leader in IBNS?  Visit IBNS Committee Member Opportunities to let us know more about your interests.

 

Membership & Communications Committee

Julianne Jett, Chair, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA 2022
Fair Vassoler, Co-Chair, Tufts University, Hopkinton, MA, USA 2022
Jess Nithianantharajah, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia 2022
Donald McEachron, Newsletter Co-Chair, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA 2022
Daphne Ling, Social Media Co-Chair, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada 2022
Tiffany Donaldson, Diversity Committee Liaison, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA, USA 2022
Nicholas Everett, Macquarie University, Marsfield, Australia 2021
Liubov Kalinichenko, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Bamberg, Germany 2020
Elizabeth Manning, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2022
Benoit Martin, University of Rennes, France 2020
Kevin Braunscheidel, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA 2022
Arlene Martinez-Rivera, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA 2021
Millie Rincón-Cortés, Diversity Committee Liaison, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2022

Education & Training Committee

Sarah Baracz, ChairMacquarie University, North Rhyde, Australia 2020
Zackary Cope, Co-Chair, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2022
Markus Wohr, Council Liaison, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany 2022
Debra Bangasser, Diversity Committee LiaisonTemple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA 2022
Rosalinda Guevara-Guzman, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM, Mexico 2021
Michael Bowen, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia 2021
Noboru Hiroi, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA 2022
Rachel Navarra, Rowan University School of Medicine, Stratford, NJ, USA 2022
Susan Sangha, Diversity Committee LiaisonPurdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA 2022
Stacey Sukoff Rizzo, Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME, USA 2020
Karen Szumlinski, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA 2022

Finance & Fundraising Committee

Jill Silverman, Chair, MIND Institute, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA 2020
Mikhail Pletnikov, Treasurer, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA 2020
Jared Young, IBNS President & Council Liaison,  University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2021
Kelly Lambert, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, USA 2022
F. Scott Hall, Past President, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA 2020
Anthony Kline, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2020
Farida Sohrabji, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Bryan, TX, USA 2022
Stacey Sukoff Rizzo, Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME, USA 2022
 

Local Organizing Committee, Glasgow 2020

Jared Young, IBNS President & Council Liaison, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2021

Nominations & Awards Committee

Jared Young, IBNS President & Chair, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2022
F. Scott Hall, Past President, University of Toledo Health Science Center, Toledo, OH, USA 2020
Liisa Galea, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada 2020
Kim Gerecke, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA, USA 2020
Stephen Kent, Diversity Committee Liaison, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia 2022
Kelly Lambert, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, USA 2020

Program Committee

Elizabeth Byrnes, Chair, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA 2021
Lisa Briand, Co-Chair, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA 2022
Farida Sohrabji, Past Chair, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Bryan, TX, USA 2020

Cindy Barha, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada 2020
Gregory Carr, Diversity Committee Liaison, Lieber Institute for Brain Development, Baltimore, MD, USA 2022
Stan Floresco, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada 2022
Peter Kalivas, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA 2020
Amanda Kentner, Diversity Committee Liaison, MCPHS University, Boston, MA, USA 2021
Yasushi Kiyokawa, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan 2021
Markus Wohr, Council Liaison, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany 2022

Diversity Committee

Amanda Kentner, Chair, MCPHS University, Boston, MA, USA 2021
Debra Bangasser, Co-Chair, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA 2021
Gregory Carr, Lieber Institute for Brain Development, Baltimore, MD, USA 2022
Tiffany Donaldson, Council Secretary, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA, USA 2021
Stephen Kent, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia 2022
Millie Rincón-Cortés, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2022
Susan Sangha, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA 2022
Jared Young, 
IBNS President & Council Liaison, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2021