Dr. James M. Bower
University of Texas San Antonio, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Dr. James M. Bower received his Ph.D. in neurophysiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After a postdoctoral fellowship at NYU and the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Dr. Bower was a professor at the California Institute of Technology for 17 years. In 2002, he moved to a joint position as Professor of Computational Biology at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, and the University of Texas San Antonio. Dr. Bower's research is focused on both the cerebellum and the mammalian olfactory system, and his laboratory has been involved in numerous science infrastructure projects including GENESIS. Dr. Bower also has a long-standing interest and involvement in early science education.