Cheryl L Sisk

Cheryl L Sisk, PhD


Emeritus Professor Michigan State University

Okemos, Michigan United States


I received my PhD in psychobiology/neuroscience from Florida State University in 1980. Following two postdoctoral training experiences at Northwestern University (Fred Turek) and University of Texas Austin (Claude Desjardins), I joined the faculty in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program at Michigan State University in 1985. My current position at MSU is University Distinguished Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Development in the College of Natural Science.

Neuroscience Sub-Discipline
Behavioral Neuroscience
Developmental Neuroscience
Analysis of Behavior and Cognition in Non-human Animals
Histochemistry and Tracing
Imaging (microscopy)
Species: Vertebrate

SfN Service History

CommitteeTitleMember Status
Neuroscience Training Committee (NTC)MemberPast
Membership & Chapters CommitteeMemberPast
Investment CommitteeEx OfficioCurrent
Government and Public Affairs CommitteeLiaisonPast
Government and Public Affairs CommitteeLiaisonPast
Finance CommitteeEx OfficioCurrent
Finance CommitteeMemberPast
eNeuro Editorial BoardReviewing EditorPast
CouncilTreasurer ElectCurrent
Committee On Neuroscience Departments and ProgramsMemberPast