Scott Haydn Soderling


George Barth Geller Distinguished Professor of Molecular Biology

Appointments and Affiliations

  • George Barth Geller Distinguished Professor of Molecular Biology
  • Professor in Cell Biology
  • Chair, Department of Cell Biology
  • Professor of Neurobiology
  • Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
  • Member of the Duke Cancer Institute

Contact Information


  • Oregon Health and Science University, 2005
  • Ph.D. University of Washington, 1999

Courses Taught

  • BIOLOGY 792: Research
  • CELLBIO 493: Research Independent Study
  • NEUROBIO 393: Research Independent Study
  • NEUROBIO 793: Research in Neurobiology
  • NEUROSCI 493: Research Independent Study 1
  • NEUROSCI 494: Research Independent Study 2

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Takano, T; Soderling, SH, Tripartite synaptomics: Cell-surface proximity labeling in vivo., Neurosci Res, vol 173 (2021), pp. 14-21 [10.1016/j.neures.2021.05.002] [abs].
  • Erata, E; Gao, Y; Purkey, AM; Soderblom, EJ; McNamara, JO; Soderling, SH, Cnksr2 Loss in Mice Leads to Increased Neural Activity and Behavioral Phenotypes of Epilepsy-Aphasia Syndrome., Journal of Neuroscience, vol 41 no. 46 (2021), pp. 9633-9649 [10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0650-21.2021] [abs].
  • O'Neil, SD; Rácz, B; Brown, WE; Gao, Y; Soderblom, EJ; Yasuda, R; Soderling, SH, Action potential-coupled Rho GTPase signaling drives presynaptic plasticity., Elife, vol 10 (2021) [10.7554/eLife.63756] [abs].
  • Courtland, JL; Bradshaw, TW; Waitt, G; Soderblom, EJ; Ho, T; Rajab, A; Vancini, R; Kim, IH; Soderling, SH, Genetic disruption of WASHC4 drives endo-lysosomal dysfunction and cognitive-movement impairments in mice and humans., Elife, vol 10 (2021) [10.7554/eLife.61590] [abs].
  • Black, JB; McCutcheon, SR; Dube, S; Barrera, A; Klann, TS; Rice, GA; Adkar, SS; Soderling, SH; Reddy, TE; Gersbach, CA, Master Regulators and Cofactors of Human Neuronal Cell Fate Specification Identified by CRISPR Gene Activation Screens., Cell Reports, vol 33 no. 9 (2020) [10.1016/j.celrep.2020.108460] [abs].