Moshe Parnas promoted to Associate Professor
Prof. Moshe (Shiko) Parnas, PhD, a member of the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology and Sagol School of Neuroscience, completed his PhD studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He conducted his postdoctoral training at the University of Oxford, where he was awarded the European Molecular Biology Organization and the Edmond & Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences Long Term Postdoctoral Fellowships. He previously had an ERC starting grant and now holds an ERC consolidator grant.
The Parnas lab uses the fruit fly to study the physiological roles of GPCR voltage dependence in neural circuit activity and behavior with a focus on learning and memory.