James W. Crane
James W.Crane obtained both his B.S. degree in 1995 and Honours class I degree in 1997 from The University of Queensland,Queensland,Australia and he was awarded his Ph.D. degree from the same university in 2002. In 2003, he was a Research Associate at the Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola Universtiy, Maywood, IL, USA, before returning in 2004 to Australia on a UQ Postdoctoral Research Scholarship.From 2004 to 2010, Dr.Crane was a Member of the Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) at The University of Queensland.In June 2010, he moved to Charles Sturt University (CSU) to take up a lectureship in anatomy and physiology in the School of Biomedical Sciences. Dr.Crane is a Member of the Centre for Research in Complex Systems (CRiCS) at CSU and holds an adjunct appointment with The Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland.He has published 18 research articles in highly respected international journals such as Neuron, Journal of Neuroscience, Journal of Immunology, FASEB J, Journal of Neurophysiology, European Journal of Neuroscience, and Journal of Comparative Neurology.To date, these research articles have attracted over 400 citations. His areas of expertise include neuroendocrinology (particularly related to stress responses), neuroanatomy, neurophysiology (including whole-cell electrophysiology), and the neuroscience of behaviour.
Biography Updated on 20 September 2012