Professional Bio

Ph.D. University College London, Univ. of London Pharmacology 1991-1994

M.Sc. Harvard University Neuroscience 1988-1990

B.A. Barnard College, Columbia Univ., cum laude Biology 1984-1988

Research & Scholarship

LeSauter, J, Silver, R, Cloues R, Witkovsky, P (2011). Light exposure induces short- and long-term changes in the excitability of retinorecipient neurons in suprachiasmatic nucleus. J. Neurophysiol. 106: 576-588.

Tavalin, SJ, Shepherd, D, Cloues RK, Bowden, SE, Marrion NV (2004). Modulation of single channels underlying hippocampal L-type current enhancement by agonists depends on the permeant ion. J. Neurophysiol. 92: 824-37.

Cloues, RK, and Sather, WA (2003). Afterhyperpolarization regulates firing rate in neurons of the suprachiasmatic nucleus. J. Neuroscience 23: 1593-1604.

2004-07 - Independent Contractor. SciTechEdit, International.
Editing of scientific manuscripts prior to submission to English-language journals.

2003-07 - Consultant. Barnard College, NY, NY
Set up electrophysiological equipment and instructed lab members on their use;
Continued consultation on electrophysiological examination of a subset of hypothalamic neurons.

2004 - Consultant. Trinity College, Hartford, CT.
Set up electrophysiological equipment and instructed lab members on their use;
Acted as consultant on neuroscience outreach program.

Awards & Recognition

2002 Regis College Sparcs Award

1997 American Heart Association Fellowship

1992 Prize, Postgraduate Student Poster Competition

1991 Dean's Scholarship, University College London

1991 Wellcome Prize Studentship