Linda Wilbrecht

Linda Wilbrecht
Linda Wilbrecht
Associate Professor, UC Berkeley Department of Psychology and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Linda Wilbrecht’s is Associate Professor of Psychology at UC Berkeley, where she runs the Wilbrecht Lab, and a member of the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute.  Her research is focused on how experience alters neural circuits that contribute to value and reward based decision making.  She is a recipient of the 2009 NIMH Biobehavioral Research Award for Innovative New Scientists (BRAINS award) and a 2010 Presidential Early Career Award for Science and Engineering (PECASE).