Speaker information

Heather Eisthen is currently an Associate Professor of Zoology at Michigan State University. She earned her Ph.D. at Indiana University, studying the evolution of the vomeronasal system, before becoming a postdoctoral researcher at the University of California, San Diego, where she studied comparative neuroanatomy and embryology. After leaving UCSD, she worked as a research associate the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA where she learned to use electrophysiological methods to study olfactory system function before moving to MSU in 1997.