Assistant Professor Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA 2009-present
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Instructor Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY. 2007-2009
Dept. of Neuroscience; Computational Neurobiology and Imaging Center.
Postdoc. Fellow Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY. 2003-2007
Dept. of Biomathematical Sciences; Computational Neurobiology and Imaging Center.
Ph.D. Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 2003
Applied Mathematics & Statistics
B.S. Mount St. Mary's University, Emmitsburg, MD 1998
Computational neuroscience; image analysis; mathematical biology
Steele JW, Brautigam H, Short J, Sowa A, Shi M, Yadav A, Weaver CM, Westaway D, Fraser PE, St George-Hyslop PH, Gandy S, Hof PR, Dickstein DL. Early fear memory defects are associated with altered synaptic plasticity and molecular architecture in the TgCRND8 Alzheimer’s disease mouse model. Journal of Comparative Neurology, in press.
Luebke JI, Medalla M, Amatrudo JA, Weaver CM, Crimins JL, Hunt B, Hof PR, Peters A. Age-related changes to layer 3 pyramidal cells in the rhesus monkey visual cortex. Cerebral Cortex, in press. PMID: 24323499
Matthew Nadherny ('13). Summer 2012: Improving detection of spatial clusters of dendritic spines. Funded by NIA.
Daniel Hass (’13). Spring 2010: Designing fitness functions for the optimization of neuron model parameters. Summer 2010: The Applications of Neural Modeling in Researching Alzheimer’s Disease. Funded by HHMI Program in Bioinformatics.
Gregory Schwartz (’11). Summer 2010: The optimization and application of brain metabolite concentration algorithms for clinical use. Funded by HHMI Program in Bioinformatics.