Michelle Adams, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Psychology


      Office: H-349

      Phone: +90 312 290 2006

      E-mail: michelle@bilkent.edu.tr

      Personal Website: http://michelle.bilkent.edu.tr/




  • PhD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine-New York University, New York, 2001
  • Former affiliation: Brown University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine, USA


Aging and the synaptic changes that occur in the hippocampus that underlie learning and memory impairments; interventions that would ameliorate these synaptic alterations in the aging brain; hormonal manipulations in aged animals to determine whether these interventions will prevent age-related declines in the glutamatergic system.