Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Physiology

James C Houk, PhD

James C Houk, PhD

Professor of Physiology

Focus of Work


neurophysiology, neurocomputation, neuroanatomy, modularity, signals, information, learning, plasticity, engineering, adaptation


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Education and Certification

  • PhD: Harvard University, Physiology (1966)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Faculte de Medecine, France (1967)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Harvard Medical School (1969)



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