Lynnette McCluskey

Associate Professor

Lynnette McCluskey

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology

  • (706) 721-5616
  • CA 5616

Education

  • Ph.D., Physiological Psych/PsychoBio University of Virginia, 1996

  • MA, Physiological Psych/PsychoBio University of Virginia, 1995

  • BA, Physiological Psych/PsychoBio Florida State University, 1990

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Teacher Award GRU Graduate School, 2015

  • Distinguished Service Award GRU Graduate School, 2014

  • Ajinomoto Young Investigator in Gustation Association for Chemoreception Sciences, 2006

  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society Fellow 1999

  • National Research Service Award 1999

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MOLM 9210

    Invest of a Problem
  • ANAT 7040

    Graduate Neuroanatomy
  • MOLM 9040

    Molecular Med Journal Club
  • BIOM 8080

    Neuroscience I
  • MOLM 9030

    Seminar in Molecular Med
  • COGS 8040

    Intro to Faculty Research
  • COGS 8050

    Intro to Research I
  • MOLM 9020

    Seminar in Molecular Med

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Ingestion of bacterial lipopolysaccharide inhibits peripheral taste responses to sucrose in mice, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Safety and efficacy of ceftriaxone for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A multi-stage, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Aging profoundly delays functional recovery from gustatory nerve injury, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Functional role for interleukin-1 in the injured peripheral taste system, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Neutrophil responses to injury or inflammation impair peripheral gustatory function, 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) 2013 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member
  • Search Committee, Brain & Behavior Discovery Institute 2012 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member
  • Molecular Medicine Graduate Education Committee (MMGEC) 2009 - 2015

    Role: Chairperson
  • Association for Chemoreception Sciences 2001 - 2015

    Role: Member
  • Neural Systems Cluster, Integrative Organismal Systems Division, National Science Foundation - 2014

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer