Weakly Electric Fish
In this talk, Eric Fortune explores how weakly electric fish can be used as a model system to study the neural basis of behavior.
Eric Fortune, PhD
Eric Fortune is an associate professor in the New Jersey Institute of Technology Federated Department of Biological Sciences. He received his PhD in organismal biology and anatomy from the University of Chicago and continued his research as a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Biology at the University of Utah. Fortune's first faculty position was at the Johns Hopkins University in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. His research examines the mechanisms by which sensory feedback is used in the brains of animals for the control of behavior.