Sylvain Dubroqua

Global Postdoctoral Fellow
NYU Shanghai 


Sylvain Dubroqua is a Global Postdoctoral Fellow within the NYU-ECNU Institute of Brain and Cognitive Science at NYU Shanghai. He is a Doctor of Science from ETH Zurich and a Master of science (Res) from the University of Bordeaux. Dr. Dubroqua's research interests are in the neurobiology of learning and memory functions, attentional processes, and decision-making. He is trained in the characterization of genetically modified rodent models using behavioral and psychopharmacological approaches. Within Jeffrey Erlich’s lab, Dr. Dubroqua will focus his research on the biological mechanism by which stress affects economic decision-making.

Research Interests
• Decision-making
• Learning and memory
• Attention and attention deficit disorders
• Animal models  

Doctor of science, ETH Zurich, in Biologie, 2011
Master of science (Research), Université Bordeaux 1 Sciences Technologies, in Cognitive Science, 2006