Deanna Barch

Chair and Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences
Professor of Radiology​
Gregory B. Couch Professor of Psychiatry
PhD, University of Illinois
MA, University of Illinois
BA, Northwestern University

contact info:

mailing address:

  • CB 1125
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Professor Barch studies cognitive and language deficits in disorders such as schizophrenia, and the neurobiological mechanisms that contribute to such deficits. Her research includes behavioral, pharmacological, and neuroimaging studies with normal and clinical populations. She is currently chair of the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences and associate dean of academic affairs in Arts & Sciences. 

For more information, visit Deana Barch's department profile.

From our podcast:

Hold That Thought Podcast

Mapping the Brain

Deanna Barch provides a behind-the-scenes look into her project mapping the complex wiring of the human brain and helps us to understand links between brain connectivity and human behavior.