Webinar by Erin Schuman
Neuronal Protein Supply and Demand
Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Erin Schuman was born in 1963 in California. After completing her B.A. in Psychology at the University of Southern California in 1985, Erin Schuman received her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Princeton University in 1990. She conducted postdoctoral studies in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Stanford University. She was appointed to the Biology Faculty at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in 1993 and stayed there until 2009. In 2009, she moved to Frankfurt, Germany to found the Department of Synaptic Plasticity in Max Planck Institute for Brain Research. Erin’s long-standing research interest is the study of cell biological mechanisms that underlie information processing and storage in neural circuits.