Kay M. Tye, PhD

Kay M. Tye, PhD

Associate Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology​

2014 NYSCF – Robertson Neuroscience Investigator

PhD, University of California, San Francisco

Postdoctoral Training, Stanford University


Dr. Tye is an Assistant Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology where her lab focuses on understanding how the brain processes the differences between positive and negative stimuli, and leveraging cutting-edge techniques to reprogram neural circuits to induce long lasting changes in behavior.

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Research Area

  • Learning & Memory