Dave Bulkin
W139 Corson Mudd Hall
Cornell University

Positions

Postdoctoral Associate (January 2015 to present)
Laboratory of Dr. Melissa R. Warden
NARSAD Young Investigator, Brain and Behavior Research Foundation
Mong Senior Cornell Neurotech Fellow
Department of Neurobiology and Behavior
Cornell University

Postdoctoral Associate (November 2010 to December 2014)
Laboratory of Dr. David M. Smith
Department of Psychology
Cornell University

Graduate Teaching Assistant (Spring 2006)
Experimental Design, Methodology, and Data Analysis Procedures
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Dartmouth College

Education

B.A., Mathematics and Psychology, 2005, University of Maine, Orono, ME
  • Summa cum laude.
  • Student tutor coordinator, mathematics and physical sciences.
Ph.D., Neurobiology, 2010, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Publications

Law, LM, Bulkin, DA and Smith DM (in press) Slow stabilization of concurrently acquired hippocampal context representations. Hippocampus. PUBMED PDF

Bulkin, DA, Law, LM and Smith DM (in press) Placing memories in context: hippocampal representations promote retrieval of appropriate memories. Hippocampus. PUBMED PDF

Smith, DM and Bulkin, DA (2014) The form and function of hippocampal context representations. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 40C:52-61. PUBMED PDF

Bulkin, DA and Groh, JM (2012) Distribution of visual and saccade related information in the monkey inferior colliculus. Frontiers in Neural Circuits, 6:61. pubmed PDF

Bulkin, DA and Groh, JM (2012) Distribution of eye position information in the monkey inferior colliculus. Journal of Neurophysiology, 107(3):785-795. pubmed PDF

Bulkin, DA and Groh, JM (2011) Systematic mapping of the monkey inferior colliculus reveals enhanced low frequency sound representation. Journal of Neurophysiology, 105(4):1785-97. pubmed PDF

Bulkin, DA and Groh, JM (2006) Seeing sounds: visual and auditory interactions in the brain. Current Opinion in Neurobiology,16:415-9. pubmed PDF

Abstracts

Bulkin, DA, Law LM & Smith DM (2014) Hippocampal ensemble representations of the learning context are critical for resolving interference. Society For Neuroscience Annual Meeting. Washington, DC.

Bulkin, DA and Smith DM (2014) Changes in event related responses of hippocampal neurons across contexts support interference reduction. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory Annual Winter Conference. Park City, UT.

Bulkin, DA and Smith DM (2013) Distinct hippocampal context representations support interference reduction. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory Annual Winter Conference. Park City, UT.

Bulkin, DA, Werner-Reiss, U & Groh, JM (2008) Visual information in the ascending auditory pathway. Visual Sciences Society Annual Meeting. Naples, FL.

Bulkin, DA, Werner-Reiss, U & Groh, JM (2008) Visual signals in the primate inferior colliculus. Society For Neuroscience Annual Meeting. Washington, DC.

Groh, JM, Bulkn, DA & Porter KK (2008) Visual and saccade-related signals in the primate inferior colliculus. Association for Research in Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ.

Bulkin, DA, Werner-Reiss,U & Groh, JM (2007) Visual signals in the central nucleus and external cortex of the primate inferior colliculus. Society For Neuroscience Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA.

Wallace, A, Horrigan AC, Bulkin, DA & Mackenzie, TA (2007) Longitudinal examination of alcohol treatment episodes in the context of a changing minimum legal drinking age. American Public Health Association Meeting. Washington, DC.

Cobo-Lewis, AB, Collier, SA, Bulkin, DA, Khin, C, & Carlow, R (2005). Perceived direction of drifting type 2 plaids is biased toward higher-reliability component. Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting. Sarasota, FL.

Memberships

Society For Neuroscience
Vision Sciences Society
American Association for the Advancement of Science