Positions

Research Overview

  • Central nervous system mechanisms of cardiovascular control.
    Neuronal development and age-related remodeling in the limbic cortex.
    Mechanisms underlying changes in learning and memory during maturation and aging.
    Neuromodulation of neurotransmitter release in the hypothalamus
    Mechanisms underlying metabolic disease
    STEM Educaiton in pre-K-12
    Creation of a pipeline to biomedical research for preK-16 students
  • Principal Investigator On

  • ALABAMA SCIENCE IN MOTION (ASIM) FY 21-22  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • AMSTI (Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative) FY 13-14  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Hands-On Activity Science Program 2013-2014 (ACHE 2012-2013)  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • Alabama Hands-On Activity Science Program 2014-2015 (ACHE 2013-2014)  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • Alabama Hands-On Science Activity Program (ALAHASP)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Hands-On Science Program (ALAHASP)  awarded by Commission on Higher Education
  • Alabama Hands-On Science Program (ALAHASP)17-18  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative TIR (AMSTI) FY21-22  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) FY 16-17  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) FY 16-17  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) FY14-15  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) FY18-19  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) FY20-21  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) FY21-22  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative - FYI 15-16  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiatives (AMSTI) FY 19-20  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Neuroscience Blueprint Core Center - Core E  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS
  • Alabama Science in Motion  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM FY18-19)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM) FY 15-16  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM) FY 17-18  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM) FY 19-20  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM) FY14-15  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM) FY16-17  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Alabama Science in Motion (ASIM) FY20-21  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • BPC-DP: A Multi-tiered Mentoring Model (M3) for Increasing Minority and Women Participation in Computing  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation
  • Biology Education in CRISPR-based Gene Editing Technologies for Advanced Biology Undergraduates, Pre-service Teachers, and In-service Teachers  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation
  • Birmingham Science Education Partnership: Middle School Inquiry-Based Learning  awarded by National Center for Research Resources/NIH/DHHS
  • Blazing to Biomedical Careers  awarded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences/NIH/DHHS
  • Blazing to Biomedical Careers II (BBC II)  awarded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences/NIH/DHHS
  • Botanicals Center for Age-Related Diseases - Project 2: Kudzu-Cardiovascular and Cognitive Function  awarded by Purdue University
  • Collaboration for Excellence in Science and Math Education (CESAME)  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation
  • Collaboration for Excellence in Science and Math Education II (CESAME II)  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation
  • Collaborative Research: Investigating STEM Teacher Preparation and Rural Teacher Persistence and Retention: (TPR)2  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation
  • Efficacy, Effectiveness, and Empowerment (E3s)  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Efficacy, Effectiveness, and Empowerment (E3s) - MSP FY 14-15  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • Efficacy, Effectiveness, and Empowerment (E3s) – MSP FY13-14  awarded by ALABAMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
  • ISEF Science Fair 2021  awarded by SOCIETY FOR SCIENCE & THE PUBLIC
  • Intergrating Computing Across the Curriculum (ICAC)  awarded by Michigan State University
  • MUREP Inspiring Tomorrows Leaders in Science & Engineering  awarded by LAWSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
  • Roadmap for America's Cancer Explorers for the 21st Century (RACE21)  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Science Education Enabling Careers (SEEC)  awarded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences/NIH/DHHS
  • Science Education Enabling Careers II (SEEC II)  awarded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences/NIH/DHHS
  • The Stanford SEPA Project: Health Careers: Make it Happen!  awarded by Stanford University
  • The University - School Partnership for Secondary Science Education  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • The University-School Partnership for Secondary Education (BioTeach)  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • The University-School Partnership for Secondary Science Education  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • The University-School Partnership for Secondary Science Education  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • The University-School Partnership for Secondary Science Education  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • The University-School Partnership for Secondary Science Education  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • The University-School Partnership for Secondary Science Education  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • The University-School Partnership for Secondary Science Education 17-18  awarded by ACHE - ALABAMA COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION
  • Transforming STEM Learning in Urban Schools Using the SSMV Model  awarded by VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
  • UAB Neuroscience Core Center - Core A  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB Neuroscience Core Center - Core A  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB Neuroscience Core Center - Core A: Behavioral Assessment Core  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS
  • UAB-Birmingham Consortium for Advanced Education in Computer Science  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation
  • Teaching Activities

  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • CB720 - Developmental Nuerobiology (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • CB755 - Graduate Neuroanatomy (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • CB500 - BioTeach (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • CB755 - Graduate Neuroanatomy (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • DENT1233 - Dental Gross Anatomy (Winter Term 2008) 2007 - 2008
  • CB722 - Vascular Biology Journal Club (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Full Name

  • James Wyss