Taneyhill, Lisa

Lisa Taneyhill
Associate Professor
Department of Animal and Avian Sciences
Program in Neuroscience & Cognitive Science
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
1405 Animal Sciences Building

Elucidating the molecular mechanisms underscoring the formation of neural crest and placode cells, and their contributions to the sensory nervous system.

General Research Interests: 
  • Molecular, cellular, and biochemical techniques used to study neural crest formation in the chicken embryo to better understand overall animal growth and development


B.S.- Western Maryland College (McDaniel College), 1995
Ph.D.- Princeton University, 2000