The David Bodian Seminars in Neuroscience are scheduled for most Mondays at 4 p.m. during the academic year, and will be delivered via Zoom until further notice. Zoom links will be sent via email to the listserv; please contact Chris Fetsch ( to request an individual link.

Bodian Virtual Seminar: Bruno Averbeck, Ph.D.

Bruno Averbeck, Ph.D. Chief, Section on Learning and Decision Making, NIMH Anatomy and physiology of neural systems underlying reinforcement learning Biological agents adapt behavior using reinforcement learning to support the […]

Bodian Virtual Seminar: Michele Basso, Ph.D.

Michele A. Basso, Ph.D. Professor, Departments of Neurobiology, Psychiatry, & Biobehavioral Sciences Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior UCLA A role for the basal ganglia - superior colliculus circuit […]

Bodian Virtual Seminar: John H.R. Maunsell, Ph.D.

John H.R. Maunsell, PhD. Albert D. Lasker Professor of Neurobiology Director, Grossman Institute for Neuroscience University of Chicago Reading out neuronal signals from visual cortex While much has been learned […]

Bodian Virtual Seminar: James W. Bisley, Ph.D.

James W. Bisley, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Brain Research Institute UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine The complementary roles of areas LIP and FEF in guiding eye movements […]