Jay Hegdé

Associate Professor

Jay Hegdé

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Ophthalmology

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Education

  • Ph.D., Bio, General University of Rochester, 1992

  • MS, Bio, General University of Rochester, 1987

Awards & Honors

  • GRU Emerging Scientist Award 2012

  • Fight for Sight Postdoctoral Fellowship National Society to Prevent Blindness, 1995

  • University of Rochester Graduate Research Fellowship University of Rochester, 1992

  • National Merit Scholarship National Council of Educational Research and Training, 1987

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURO 8082

    Neuroscience II
  • CURS 2990

    Undergrad Research I

Teaching Interests

Brain Mind Computational Neuroscience Statistics

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Role of statistical learning in radiological diagnosis of cancer, 2015
  • Manipulating the synchrony among the senses: Its future potential in rehabilitative medicine, 2014
  • Semantic descriptor ranking: A quantitative method for evaluating qualitative verbal reports of visual cognition in the laboratory or the clinic, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Assessing Depth Perception in Patients with Age-related Macular Degeneration, 2013
  • Exploiting temporal continuity of views to learn visual object invariance, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Brain Mind Computational Neuroscience

Professional Service

  • (ECR) program - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Science (BCS), National Science Foundation. - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Division of Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS), National Science Foundation. - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Joint study section National Institutes of Health (NIH),National Science Foundation (NSF), and German Federal Ministry of Education and research (BMBF) - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Joint study section, National Science Foundation (NSF), National Institutes of Health (NIH), German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF), French National Research Agency (ANR), and US-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF). - 2015