Neurobiology faculty welcome Webb
Dr. Ian C. Webb, a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomical Sciences since August 2012, has joined the Medical Center faculty as an assistant professor of neurobiology and anatomical sciences.
After receiving a B.Sc. with honors from Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Canada, in 1998, Webb earned an M.A. in psychology in 2002 and a Ph.D. in psychology in 2007 at Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.
He served as a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, from 2007-10, and in the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, from 2011-12, before joining the Medical Center.
The coauthor of more than a dozen articles in peer-reviewed professional publications and more than 20 conference presentations in the United States and Canada, Webb serves as an ad hoc reviewer for a number of scientific journals. He is an active member of several professional organizations, including the Society for Neuroscience and the Society for Research on Biological Rhythms.
Since joining UMMC, he has administered graduate seminars on the hypothalamic control of behavior and neuroscience methods.