Anne Churchland is an Associate Professor at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. Her research group studies the neural circuits that underlie decision-making in mice and rats. Churchland received a B.A. from Wellesley College and a PhD in Neuroscience from the University of California, San Francisco. She began her research on decision making while she was a post-doctoral fellow with Dr. Michael Shadlen at the University of Washington.
Churchland has received the McKnight Scholar Award, PEW Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences from the Pew Charitable Trusts, and the Klingenstein-Simons Fellowship in the Neurosciences from the Simons Foundation and the Esther A. and Joseph Klingenstein Fund.
Learn more about Dr. Churchland’s research here.