About the Goldberg Lab

Ethan M. Goldberg

Principal Investigator 

Complete List of Published Work in My Bibliography (@ nih.gov)

The Lab uses electrophysiology, optogenetics, and two-photon calcium imaging in vivo and in vitro to study normal and epileptic cerebral cortical circuits. We are interested in achieving a greater understanding of mechanisms of epilepsy, using primarily experimental model systems.

Our Team

Xiaohong Zhang

Xiaohong Zhang

Senior Research Technician

Nate Sotuyo

Nate Sotuyo

Ph.D. student, Neuroscience Graduate Group at The University of Pennsylvania

Kevin Goff

Kevin Goff

M.D./Ph.D. student, Neuroscience Graduate Group at The University of Pennsylvania

Joanna Mattis, M.D., Ph.D.

Joanna Mattis, M.D., Ph.D.

Instructor/Research Fellow, Department of Neurology, The University of Pennsylvania

Jérôme Clatot , PhD

Jérôme Clatot , PhD

Research Scientist I

Keisuke Kaneko, PhD

Keisuke Kaneko, PhD

Postdoctoral fellow

Guojie Qu , PhD

Guojie Qu , PhD

Postdoctoral fellow

Ala Somarowthu, PhD

Ala Somarowthu, PhD

Postdoctoral fellow

Demetrius Lee

Demetrius Lee

Research Technician II

Raymond Liu

Raymond Liu

Medical Student, The Perelman School of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania

Lab Alumni

Morgana Favero
Current position: Neuroscientist and Field Scientific Consultant, Inscopix, Inc.

Daniel Feingold
Current position: Associate at Pew Charitable Trust

Emily Lopez
Undergraduate, The University of Pennsylvania School of Arts & Sciences

Connie Tran
Neurology Resident, U.T. Southwestern

Tariq Zaman
Senior research Associate, Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, Michigan State University – College of Human Medicine