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
Phone: 
301-405-0597

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
Background: 

Education

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