SooYoon Shin, Ph.D.

Graduated: August, 2011
Mentor: Dr. Marc A. Sommer
Thesis: Role of the primate basal ganglia in saccadic eye movements
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow University of California, San Francisco
Prior Degree: BS Yonsei University (2004)


Shin S and Sommer MA. Contextual modulation of neurons in globus pallidus in comparison with substantia nigra pars reticulata. (In preparation).

Shin S and Sommer MA. Division of labor in frontal eye field neurons during presaccadic remapping of visual receptive fields. (Submitted).

Shin S and Sommer MA. Activity of neurons in monkey globus pallidus during oculomotor behavior compared with that in substantia nigra pars reticulata. Journal of Neurophys., 103(4): 1874-1887, 2010. [PMID: 20107133].

Shin, S.Y., Crapse T.B. Mayo, J.P. and Sommer, M.A. Visuomotor integration. Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, 2009.