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Brain and Society

DIBS investigators are transcending the boundaries between neuroscience, the social sciences, and the humanities to provide novel insights into the neural basis for behaviors that are particularly relevant to human interactions. DIBS investigators from the School of Medicine, Arts and Sciences, and the Fuqua School of Business are combining their expertise in genetics, behavior, cognition, economics, and neuroscience to illuminate the neural basis of decision-making, communication, social cognition, social behavior, and affective processes in humans and animal models.

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Vikas Bhandawat, Ph.D.

Biology, Arts & Sciences

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Wolfgang Liedtke, M.D., Ph.D.

Neurology, School of Medicine

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Richard Charles Mather, M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine

Photo of J. Victor Nadler

J. Victor Nadler, Ph.D.

Pharmacology & Cancer Biology, School of Medicine

Photo of Walter Sinnott-Armstrong

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Ph.D.

Philosophy, Arts & Sciences

Photo of Christina L. Williams

Christina L. Williams, Ph.D.

Psychology & Neuroscience, Arts & Sciences

Photo of Marty Woldorff

Marty Woldorff, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine

Photo of Nancy Zucker

Nancy Zucker, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine