Beloved LeaderTM. Along with being the head of the lab, Terry is also the Director of the Institute of Neuroscience. He started his lab after post-doctoral research with Masakazu 'Mark' Konishi at Caltech. Selected publications can be accessed here.
Clifford 'Kip' Keller
Kip is the glue holding the Takahashi Lab together: be it programming, surgery or behavior. He joined the lab after his graduate research with Walter Heiligenberg on the Jamming Avoidance Response of the weakly electric fish, Gymnotus. His list of publications can be found here.
Avinash has a background in Microbiology and in Molecular Biology, and has worked on Sensory Behavior and Physiology in fruit flies (Drosophila melanogaster), barn owls (Tyto alba), and humans (Homo sapiens). Owls are clearly the most fun, while humans are the fussiest subjects...his webpage is at: www.uoregon.edu/~avinash