Yannick Marchalant, Ph.D.
B.Sc University of Caen, France Biochemistry/Biology Major (1998)
M.Sc University of Caen, France Neuroscience and Immunology (2000)
Ph.D. University of Caen, France Neuroscience (2004)
Post-doctoral training (Pr Gary Wenk) University of Arizona and The Ohio State University (2004-2008)
Research Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University (2008-2010)
Marie-Curie Researcher (IRG), Aix-Marseille University/CNRS UMR 7259, France (2010-2014)
Assistant Professor in Psychology department/Neuroscience Program, Central Michigan University
Passionate about brain aging, behavior and pharmacology (and rugby…)
Current Lab Members
Junior, Neuroscience Major; Psychology Minor
Freshman, Major in Neuroscience, Minor in Philosophy
Sophomore, Neuroscience & Psychology Major; Gerontology Minor
Non-degree seeking graduate student
Senior, Neuroscience Major
Junior, Major in Psychology, Minor in Leadership
Freshman, Biomedical Science Major; Psychology Minor
Junior, Neuroscience & Psychology Major
Josh graduated from Michigan State University in 2013 with a B.A. in Psychology. Between 2013 and 2015 he worked in a clinical setting as a psychometrist. He will be joining the Experimental Psychology program in the fall of 2015 as a M.S graduate student. Josh’s primary research interests include the effects of the neuropeptide ghrelin on neurogenesis and apoptosis in normal and pathological aging.
Lauren graduated from Purdue in 2016. She joined the lab in the fall of 2016 to study the role of neuroinflammatory processes on the early events of Alzheimer’s disease.
Come and join us, undergraduates are welcome!
Past Lab Members
Alexandria Clement (Undergrad), 2015
Brittany Granett (Undergrad), 2016
Emily Hickman (Undergrad), 2015
Shelby Oakes (Undergrad), 2015
Tiana Taylor (Undergrad, M.S.), 2015