Biomedical Research Education & Training
Faculty Member

Schall, Jeffrey D., Ph.D.
E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Neuroscience
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Neuroscience

Lab Url: http://www.psy.vanderbilt.edu/faculty/schall/

Phone Number: (615) 322-0868

Email Address: jeffrey.d.schall@vanderbilt.edu

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Academic history
B.S., University of Denver, Denver CO
Ph.D., University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT
Postdoctoral, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Office Address   Mailing Address

030 Wilson Hall

301 Wilson Hall


Research Keywords
vision, eye movement, visual attention, visual target, brain

Research Specialty
neural basis of visually guided behavior

Publications
Emeric EE, Brown JW, Boucher L, Carpenter RH, Hanes DP, Harris R, Logan GD, Mashru RN, Pare M, Pouget P, Stuphorn V, Taylor TL, Schall JD.. Influence of history on saccade counter-manding performance in humans and macaque monkeys. . Vision Res, 47, 35-49, 2007

Royal, D W, S?!ry, Gy, Schall, J D, Casagrande, V A. Correlates of motor planning and postsaccadic fixation in the macaque monkey lateral geniculate nucleus. Exp Brain Res, 168(1-2), 62-75, 2006

Ruiz, Octavio, Royal, David W, Sary, Gyula, Chen, Xin, Schall, Jeffrey D, Casagrande, Vivien A. Low-Threshold Ca2+-Associated Bursts are Rare Events in the LGN of the Awake Behaving Monkey. J Neurophysiol, 2006

Stuphorn V, Schall JD.. Executive control of countermanding saccades by the supplementary eye field. . Nat Neurosci, 9, 925-31, 2006

Pouget, Pierre, Emeric, Erik E, Stuphorn, Veit, Reis, Kate, Schall, Jeffrey D. Chronometry of visual responses in frontal eye field, supplementary eye field, and anterior cingulate cortex. J Neurophysiol, 94(3), 2086-92, 2005

Schall, Jeffrey D. Decision making. Curr Biol, 15(1), R9-R11, 2005

Juan, Chi-Hung, Shorter-Jacobi, Stephanie M, Schall, Jeffrey D. Dissociation of spatial attention and saccade preparation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 101(43), 15541-4, 2004 PMCID:524443

Ray S, Schall JD, Murthy A.. Programming of double-step saccade sequences: modulation by cognitive control.. Vision Res., 44, 2707-2718, 2004

Schall, Jeffrey D. On building a bridge between brain and behavior. Annu Rev Psychol, 55, 23-50, 2004

Schall, Jeffrey D. On the role of frontal eye field in guiding attention and saccades. Vision Res, 44(12), 1453-67, 2004

Schall, Jeffrey D, Sato, Takashi R, Thompson, Kirk G, Vaughn, Amanda A, Juan, Chi-Hung. Effects of search efficiency on surround suppression during visual selection in frontal eye field. J Neurophysiol, 91(6), 2765-9, 2004

Ito, Shigehiko, Stuphorn, Veit, Brown, Joshua W, Schall, Jeffrey D. Performance monitoring by the anterior cingulate cortex during saccade countermanding. Science, 302(5642), 120-2, 2003

Sato, Takashi R, Watanabe, Katsumi, Thompson, Kirk G, Schall, Jeffrey D. Effect of target-distractor similarity on FEF visual selection in the absence of the target. Exp Brain Res, 151(3), 356-63, 2003

Schall, Jeffrey D. Neural correlates of decision processes: neural and mental chronometry. Curr Opin Neurobiol, 13(2), 182-6, 2003

Bichot NP, Schall JD. Priming in macaque frontal cortex during popout visual search: Feature-based facilitation and location-based inhibition of return. . Journal of Neuroscience , 22, 4675-4685, 2002

Schall JD. The neural selection and control of saccades by frontal eye field. . Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London: Series B Biological Science , 357, 1073-1082, 2002

Schall, Jeffrey D. Decision making: neural correlates of response time. Curr Biol, 12(23), R800-1, 2002

Schall, Jeffrey D. The neural selection and control of saccades by the frontal eye field. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 357(1424), 1073-82, 2002 PMCID:1693021

Schall, Jeffrey D, Stuphorn, Veit, Brown, Joshua W. Monitoring and control of action by the frontal lobes. Neuron, 36(2), 309-22, 2002

Stuphorn, Veit, Schall, Jeffrey D. Neuronal control and monitoring of initiation of movements. Muscle Nerve, 26(3), 326-39, 2002

Bichot NP, Thompson KG, Rao SC, Schall JD:. Reliability of frontal eye field neurons signaling saccade targets during visual search. . Journal of Neuroscience, 21, 713-725, 2001

Bichot, N P, Chenchal Rao, S, Schall, J D. Continuous processing in macaque frontal cortex during visual search. Neuropsychologia, 39(9), 972-82, 2001

Murthy, A, Thompson, K G, Schall, J D. Dynamic dissociation of visual selection from saccade programming in frontal eye field. J Neurophysiol, 86(5), 2634-7, 2001

Sato, T, Murthy, A, Thompson, K G, Schall, J D. Search efficiency but not response interference affects visual selection in frontal eye field. Neuron, 30(2), 583-91, 2001

Sato, T, Schall, J D. Pre-excitatory pause in frontal eye field responses. Exp Brain Res, 139(1), 53-8, 2001

Schall, J D. Neural basis of deciding, choosing and acting. Nat Rev Neurosci, 2(1), 33-42, 2001

Schall, J D. From sensory evidence to a motor command. Curr Biol, 10(11), R404-6, 2000

Schall, J D, Hanes, D P, Taylor, T L. Neural control of behavior: countermanding eye movements. Psychol Res, 63(3-4), 299-307, 2000

Stuphorn, V, Taylor, T L, Schall, J D. Performance monitoring by the supplementary eye field. Nature, 408(6814), 857-60, 2000

Thompson, K G, Schall, J D. Antecedents and correlates of visual detection and awareness in macaque prefrontal cortex. Vision Res, 40(10-12), 1523-38, 2000

Sato T, Schall JD. Effects of stimulus-response compatibility on neural selection in frontal eye field. . Neuron , 38, 637-648, 200

Bichot, N P, Schall, J D. Effects of similarity and history on neural mechanisms of visual selection. Nat Neurosci, 2(6), 549-54, 1999

Bichot, N P, Schall, J D. Saccade target selection in macaque during feature and conjunction visual search. Vis Neurosci, 16(1), 81-9, 1999

Schall, J D, Thompson, K G. Neural selection and control of visually guided eye movements. Annu Rev Neurosci, 22, 241-59, 1999

Thompson, K G, Schall, J D. The detection of visual signals by macaque frontal eye field during masking. Nat Neurosci, 2(3), 283-8, 1999

Hanes, D P, Patterson, W F, Schall, J D. Role of frontal eye fields in countermanding saccades: visual, movement, and fixation activity. J Neurophysiol, 79(2), 817-34, 1998

Schall, J D, Bichot, N P. Neural correlates of visual and motor decision processes. Curr Opin Neurobiol, 8(2), 211-7, 1998

Schall, J, Hanes, D. Neural mechanisms of selection and control of visually guided eye movements. Neural Netw, 11(7-8), 1241-1251, 1998

Schmolesky MT, Wang Y-C, Hanes DP, Thompson KG, Leutgeb, S, Schall, JD, Leventhal AG. Signal timing across the macaque visual system. . Journal of Neurophysiology , 79, 3272-3278, 1998

Thompson, K G, Bichot, N P, Schall, J D. Dissociation of visual discrimination from saccade programming in macaque frontal eye field. J Neurophysiol, 77(2), 1046-50, 1997

Bichot, N P, Schall, J D, Thompson, K G. Visual feature selectivity in frontal eye fields induced by experience in mature macaques. Nature, 381(6584), 697-9, 1996

Hanes, D P, Schall, J D. Neural control of voluntary movement initiation. Science, 274(5286), 427-30, 1996

Thompson, K G, Hanes, D P, Bichot, N P, Schall, J D. Perceptual and motor processing stages identified in the activity of macaque frontal eye field neurons during visual search. J Neurophysiol, 76(6), 4040-55, 1996

Hanes, D P, Schall, J D. Countermanding saccades in macaque. Vis Neurosci, 12(5), 929-37, 1995

Hanes, D P, Thompson, K G, Schall, J D. Relationship of presaccadic activity in frontal eye field and supplementary eye field to saccade initiation in macaque: Poisson spike train analysis. Exp Brain Res, 103(1), 85-96, 1995

Schall, J D. Neural basis of saccade target selection. Rev Neurosci, 6(1), 63-85, 1995

Schall, J D, Hanes, D P, Thompson, K G, King, D J. Saccade target selection in frontal eye field of macaque. I. Visual and premovement activation. J Neurosci, 15(10), 6905-18, 1995

Schall, J D, Morel, A, King, D J, Bullier, J. Topography of visual cortex connections with frontal eye field in macaque: convergence and segregation of processing streams. J Neurosci, 15(6), 4464-87, 1995

Schall, J D, Hanes, D P. Neural basis of saccade target selection in frontal eye field during visual search. Nature, 366(6454), 467-9, 1993

Schall, J D, Morel, A, Kaas, J H. Topography of supplementary eye field afferents to frontal eye field in macaque: implications for mapping between saccade coordinate systems. Vis Neurosci, 10(2), 385-93, 1993

Schall, J D, Nawrot, M, Blake, R, Yu, K. Visually guided attention is neutralized when informative cues are visible but unperceived. Vision Res, 33(15), 2057-64, 1993

Parthasarathy HB, Schall JD, Graybiel AM. Distributed but convergent ordering of striatal projections: The frontal eye field and the supplementary eye field in the monkey.. Journal of Neuroscience , 12, 4468-4488, 1992

Schall JD. Neuron activity related to visually guided saccades in the frontal eye fields of rhesus monkeys: Comparison with supplementary eye fields. . Journal of Neurophysiology , 66, 559-579, 1991

Garraghty, P E, Schall, J D, Kaas, J H. Normal somatotopy in SI of a tyrosinase-negative albino cat. Brain Res, 536(1-2), 315-7, 1990


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Updated Date
10/11/2007