Director of research at CNRS (DR1)
Director of the Centre de Neurosciences Paris-Sud UMR 8195
Director of the GDR 2905 NeuroMem, Neuroscience of memory
CNRS Silver Medal, 1995.
Member Faculty of 1000.
1994-1998: Director of the Laboratory of the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, CNRS URA 1491.
1998-2009: Director of the Laboratory of the neurobiology of Learning, memory and Communication, CNRS UMR 8620.
Editorial committee of Hippocampus, Neuroscience Research Comm, Gene Brain & Behaviour.
Associate Editor: Frontiers in Behavioral Neurosciences
Fields of expertise:
- Cellular and molecular mechanisms of synaptic plasticity and memory.
- Dysfunctional cellular and molecular mechanisms responsible for memory impairments in animals models of different types of brain pathologies.
- Neuronal signalling, transcriptional regulation, synaptic plasticity and memory.
- Adult hippocampal neurogenesis and memory