Michael Yartsev, PhD

Michael Yartsev, PhD

Assistant Professor at University of California, Berkeley

PhD, Weizmann Institute, Israel

Postdoctoral Training, Princeton University

Bio

Dr. Yartsev is an Assistant Professor at University of California, Berkeley. His lab uses neurophysiological, optogenetic, imaging and molecular techniques in a novel model system – the bat – to study the neurobiological basis of language learning in the mammalian brain and ultimately investigate a wide range of neurological disorders associated with language.

Research Area

  • Learning & Memory