Dr Sudhir Sivakumaran

      

Dr Sudhir Sivakumaran

Consulting Editor: Sudhir Sivakumaran (PhD)

Postdoctoral Scholar, Jamie Maguire Lab, Department of Neuroscience, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA

Research Interests
Neurophysiological mechanisms in neurodegeneration and neuropsychiatric disorders, synaptic Plasticity, stroke, epilepsy, neuronal network oscillations, in vivo electrophysiology and imaging.

Research Experience
September, 2014 - : Postdoctoral Scholar, Jamie Maguire Lab, Department of Neuroscience, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA.
April, 2013 – August, 2014: Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar, Jamie Maguire Lab, Department of Neuroscience, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA.
September, 2011 – August, 2014: Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Researcher, Laboratory of Neurobiology, University of Helsinki, Finland.
January, 2011 – August, 2011: Postdoctoral Researcher, Laboratory of Neurobiology, University of Helsinki, Finland.
October, 2010 – December, 2010: Research Fellow, TRIL (ICTP), Cherubini Lab, Neurobiology, SISSA/ISAS, Trieste, Italy.
February, 2010 – September, 2010: Joint researcher, SISSA/ISAS, Trieste, Italy and Faculté de Medecine Pitié-Salpêtrière, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, INSERM U975, Paris, France.
November, 2009 – January, 2010: Research Fellow, TRIL (ICTP), Cherubini Lab, Neurobiology, SISSA/ISAS, Trieste, Italy.
2002 – 2004: SCF Researcher in the Systems Biology Lab, with Dr. Shinya Kuroda, in University of Tokyo, Japan.
2001 – 2002: Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in the Computational Neuroscience Lab, with Dr. Upinder S. Bhalla in National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, India.

Education
2005 – 2009: PhD Neuroscience, with Prof. Enrico Cherubini, SISSA/ISAS, Trieste, Italy.
1998 – 2000: M.Sc Applied Microbiology, Univ. of Madras, Tamil Nadu, India.
1995 – 1998: B.Sc Microbiology, Univ. of Madras, Tamil Nadu, India.