Gregory Walsh

Gregory Walsh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

(804) 827-0022

Trani Life Sciences Building, 1000 W. Cary St., room 345


  • Ph.D., Neurological Sciences, McGill University (2005)
  • M.Sc., Anatomy and Cell Biology, Queen's University (1998)
  • B.Sc. , Life Sciences, Queen's University (1996)

Research Interests

  • Development of the nervous system
  • Neuronal migration
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders

Select Publications

  • Sun SD, Purdy AM, Walsh GS (2016) Planar cell polarity genes Frizzled3a, Vangl2, and Scribble are required for spinal commissural axon guidance. BMC Neuroscience 17(1):83.
  • Rebman JK, Kirchoff KE, Walsh GS (2016) Cadherin-2 is Required Cell Autonomously for Collective Migration of Facial Branchiomotor Neurons. PLoS ONE 11(10):e0164433.


  • BIOL 448: Neuroscience
  • BIOL 300: Hon: Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • BIOL 660: Developmental Biology