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Dean Dr. William E. Cullinan
Dean - College of Health Sciences

Schroeder Complex 244

(414) 288-5053


Dr. William E. Cullinan is the director of the Integrative Neuroscience
Research Center and dean of the College of Health Sciences.
Cullinan received his bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from Marquette
in 1981 and earned his Ph.D. in neuroscience from the University of Virginia
in 1991. He did post-doctoral research at the University of Michigan
(1991-95) before joining the Marquette faculty in 1995. His research
laboratory, which has received funding from the National Institute on Mental
Health and the National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and
Depression, focuses on brain circuits involved in mental illness. He has
authored numerous research articles and chapters on functional neuroanatomy
and neuroendocrinology.

Dr. Cullinan has taught courses in anatomy, neuroanatomy and neuroscience at
the undergraduate and graduate levels, and received the university’s Faculty
Award for Teaching Excellence in 2002. He established and directs a summer
Neuroanatomical Dissection seminar which annually draws 80 to 100
professionals and educators from across the country.


Post-doctoral Fellowship, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1991-95
Ph.D., University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 1991
BS, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 1981

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