University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Neurological Sciences

Bio for Ellen Black
Ellen Black

Ellen Black

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurological Sciences

Contact Information
Office Location:
Neurological Sciences, Given Courtyard N 206, Burlington, VT


1990-1997: Postdoctoral training, University of Vermont
1991-1992: Postdoctoral training, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1990: Ph.D. University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Academic Interests

As a full-time educator, my effort is committed 100% to the COM teaching mission. I am a lab instructor in both VIC Human Structure and Function and VIC Neural Science courses. I am the Course Director, lecturer, and laboratory instructor for the Undergraduate Neuroanatomy (ANNB 225) course, and I lecture in the undergraduate Anatomy and Physiology course (ANPS 19-20).

Academic Appointments

2000-Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Vermont College of Medicine

Awards and Honors

2010-2014: Above and Beyond Award, COM Class of 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 Foundations Award
2013: Foundations Teaching Award, COM Class of 2013 Foundations Awards
2001: Kroepsch-Maurice Award for Excellence in Teaching