Leadership

Eric R. Kandel, MD
Director, KIBS

University Professor

Fred Kavli Professor

Departments of Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, and Physiology & Cellular Biophysics

Co-Director, Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Initiative

Senior Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Specialization:

Neurobiology of Learning and Memory

Contact:
1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 87
New York, NY 10032
646-774-6825
erk5@columbia.edu

Thomas Jessell, PhD
Co-Director, KIBS

Clair Tow Professor

Departments of Neuroscience and Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics

Co-Director, Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Initiative

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Specialization:

Organization of Neural Circuits in the Vertebrate Nervous System

701 West 168th St, HHSC Room 1013
New York, NY 10032
212-305-1531
tmj1@columbia.edu

Rafael Yuste, MD, PhD
Co-Director, KIBS

Professor

Departments of Biological Sciences and Neuroscience 

Specialization:

Development of the Cortical Microcircuit and Function of Dendritic Spines

Contact:
901 NWC Building
550 West 120th Street
New York, NY 10027
212-854-2354
rafaelyuste@columbia.edu