Research Faculty

Jose-Manuel Alonso, MD, PhD
Jose-Manuel Alonso, MD, PhD
Functional Circuitry of the Thalamus and Cortex
Benjamin Backus, PhD
Benjamin Backus, PhD
Learning in Visual Perception

Alexandra Benavente-Perez, MCOptom, MS, PhD
Alexandra Benavente-Perez, PhD, McOpt, MS
Visual control of eye growth, Alzheimer’s disease and glaucoma, biometric and physiological factors in human ocular perfusion
Stewart Bloomfield, PhD
Stewart Bloomfield,PhD
Functional Roles of Gap Junctions in Retinal Physiology and Pathology

Kenneth Ciuffreda, OD, PhD
Kenneth Ciuffreda, OD, PhD
Abnormal Oculomotor Systems/Head Trauma
Mitchell Dul, OD, MS
Mitchell Dul, OD, MS
Perimetry/Visual Fields/Psychophysics/Glaucoma

Philip Kruger, OD, PhD
Philip B. Kruger, OD, PhD
Stimuli for Accommodation/Wavefront Aberration
Robert McPeek, PhD
Robert McPeek, PhD
Neural Mechanisms Underlying Attention and Visually-Guided Actions

Tracy Nguyen, OD, PhD
Tracy Nguyen, OD, PhD
Corneal Diseases
Jordan Pola, PhD
Jordan Pola, PhD
The Control of Smooth Pursuit Eye Movement

Joan K. Portello, OD, MPH, MS
Joan K. Portello, OD, MPH, MS
Computer Vision Syndrome
Kathryn Richdale, OD, PhD, FAAO
Kathryn Richdale, OD, PhD, FAAO
Patient-Based Research in Presbyopia and Contact Lenses

Mark Rosenfield, MC Optom, PhD
Mark Rosenfield MC Optom, PhD
Myopia and Retinal Defocus
Harold Sedgwick, PhD
Harold A. Sedgwick, PhD
Perception of Spatial Layout in Low Vision

Miduturu Srinivas, PhD
Miduturu Srinivas, PhD
Gating and Pharmacology of Lens Gap Junction Channels
David Troilo, PhD
David Troilo, PhD
Visual Development, Accommodation, Refractive Error, Myopia

Suresh Viswanathan, OD, PhD
Suresh Viswanathan, OD, PhD
Visual dysfunction in glaucoma and mild traumatic brain injury
Qasim Zaidis, PhD
Qasim Zaidi, PhD
Color Perception/Three-Dimensional Shape Perception

Postdoctoral Fellows
Cecilia Chao
Martin Giesel
Anshul Jain
Jianzhong Jin
Sandeep Kumar
Xiaobing Li
Feng Pan
Hari Ramakrishnan
Kadir Toychiev
Ali Yoonessi