Michael Yartsev, PhD
Assistant Professor at University of California, Berkeley
2016 NYSCF – Robertson Neuroscience Investigator
PhD, Weizmann Institute, Israel
Postdoctoral Training, Princeton University
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.