Welcome to the Auditory and Communication Systems Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania. Our research aims to understand the behavioral and brain mechanisms underlying hearing and vocal communication in both basic science and translational models.
* The Auditory and Communication Systems Laboratory is recruiting a post-doctoral fellow *
If your are interested, contact:
seliades AT pennmedicine.upenn.edu
Feb 2019. Joji and Steve presented at ARO in Baltimore.
Dec 2018, A new book on marmosets was published, "The Common Marmoset in Research and Captivity." Joji and Steve Wrote the auditory chapter.
Nov 2018, Congrats to Ruddy our visiting student from last summer for his accepted review on cochlear implants and speech production in The Laryngoscope.
Also, Joji presents a poster at SfN in San Diego.
Sept 2018. There was a meeting of US marmoset labs in Boulder CO to formulate strategic plans for US marmoset research and supply
June 2018, Our best wishes to Peter who is leaving the lab to start Med School at LSU. Best of Luck Peter!
May 2018, Congrats to Joji and Steve for their paper accepted to Nature Communications.
March 2018, Conference on Marmosets in Neuroscience in Marseille France, hosted by the Institute de Neuroscience de la Timone. Slides and videos to be posted on-line and INTs website.
November 2017, Joji and Steve presented posters at SfN in Washington DC.
September 2017, Lab members attend the International Conference on the Auditory Cortex in Banff, Canada. Lots of hiking.
Summer 2017, Welcome to new summer students!
Ruddy Gautam is a visiting medical student from Ireland, Kevin Hayes in a Penn Bioengineering undergrad, Scott Massey and Sacha Skvortsov are local high school students interested in Neuroscience (thats awesome!). Peter Sayde joins as a new technician.
January 2017, Joji and Steve presented posters at the Association for Research in Otolaryngology annual meeting in Baltimore.
November 2016, Part 2. Congrats to Joji and Steve for their poster presentations at the annual Society for Neuroscience meeting in San Diego.
November 2016. Part 1. Welcome to Allie Mullane, a new student in the lab.
June 2016, Welcome to Preston Ngo a new undergraduate in the lab!
May 2016, Congratulations to Ben and Nathalie on their graduation. Ben will be starting grad school at Brandeis in computation neuroscience and Nathalie will be starting med school at Jeff.