Marina E. Wolf, Ph.D

Professor and Chair 
Department of Neuroscience
Chicago Medical School
Room 2.262
Building: BSB
Phone: 847.578.8659
Fax: 847.578.8515
marina.wolf@rosalindfranklin.edu
Biography

 Dr. Wolf is Professor and Chair of the Department of Neuroscience at the Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Dr. Wolf received her Ph.D. in Pharmacology in 1986 from Yale University. From 1987-1990, she trained as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Cell Biology at Sinai Hospital of Detroit.  After completing her postdoctoral training, Dr. Wolf was Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Wayne State University until moving in 1992 to the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science.  Dr. Wolf’s research on the role of neuronal plasticity in drug addiction has been supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) since 1992. Her current grants include a Senior Scientist Research and Mentorship Award (K05) Award and a Merit Award (R37) from NIDA.  She has also received support from the National Institute of Mental Health, the Pharmaceutical Manufacturer’s Association Foundation (PMAF), and the National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression (NARSAD).  Dr. Wolf has served as a member of the NIDA Advisory Council and the NIH Council of Councils. She presently serves a regular member of an NIH study section and a member of the NIDA Board of Scientific Counselors. Other honors include Phi Beta Kappa, predoctoral and postdoctoral fellowships from NSF, PMAF and NIH, and election as a fellow of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. She is Associate Editor for the Journal of Neuroscience.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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