Dr. David J. Linden
David J. Linden, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His laboratory has worked for many years on the cellular substrates of memory storage in the brain and a few other topics. You can see a list of some of his lab's recent scientific papers here. He has a longstanding interest in scientific communication and serves as the Chief Editor of the Journal of Neurophysiology. If you like, you can read about his previous book, The Accidental Mind (Harvard/Belknap, 2007), or his latest book, The Compass of Pleasure.
He lives in Baltimore, Maryland with his two children.