Rebecca Calisi Rodriguez
CAMPOS Faculty Scholar (2015-2016) and Assistant Professor of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior

Rebecca Calisi Rodriguez studies how hormones in the brain stimulate and inhibit sexual behavior and reproduction. She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, and was previously faculty at Barnard College of Columbia University. Dr. Calisi Rodriguez originally attended college to study studio art and theater. An interesting turn of events and serendipitous exposure to inspirational scientists led her to become a neurobiologist. More on her research can be found at