Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience


Department Chair

Kamran Khodakhah, Ph.D.
Kennedy, Room 903
Phone: 718-430-3794
Fax: 718-430-8821 

Department Administrator

Joan Frumkies
Kennedy, Room 906


Senior Grants Administrator

Amanda Flournoy
Kennedy, Room 907



Ms. Chelsea Pegues
Executive Assistant to Dr. Kamran Khodakhah, Chair
Kennedy, Room 905
Dr. Khodakhah's Office (K903): 929-246-6713

Ms. JoAnn Leone
Departmental Secretary
Kennedy, Room 907

Ms. Maria Trombetta
Departmental Secretary
Kennedy, Room 920


Ms. Lisa Sivertsen
Departmental Secretary
Kennedy, Room 910

Ms. Jennifer Hardina-Stockhausen
Departmental Secretary
Kennedy, Room 920

Mr. Maurice Volaski
Systems Administrator
Kennedy, Room 915A


Mr. Kevin Fisher
Image Analysis & Graphics Facility
Training and Education
Kennedy, Rooms 914 & 915J
718-430-8945 or 2455 


Recent News & Events

Event | Society for Neuroscience 2016 Information
With the Society for Neuroscience meeting being held in mid-November, the Neuroscience Graduate Student Organization has compiled a website detailing resources and events occurring before and during the meeting....more

Grant Award | Dr. Elyse Sussman - ASHA awards
Dr. Elyse Sussman and graduate student Renee Symonds are recent recipients of a number of awards and honors by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Dr. Sussman and Renee Symonds received a Research Mentoring-Pair Travel Award (RMPTA) while Ms. Symonds also received both an Audiology/Hearing Science Research Travel Award (ARTA) and a Student Research Travel Award (SRTA) for recent work, entitled "The Impact of Unattended Auditory Cues on Perception & Task Performance in Complex Auditory Environments." This poster, and the work contained therein, was judged and found to be superlative, being only one of 48, out of over 1900 posters submitted, to earn the "Meritorious Poster" qualification by the ASHA....more

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