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Timothy Meier, PhD

Timothy B. Meier, PhD

Associate Professor


  • Neurosurgery
    8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
    Milwaukee, WI 53226


Post-Doctoral Associate, The Mind Research Network, Albuquerque, NM, 2014-2015
Post-Doctoral Associate, Laureate Institute for Brain Research, Tulsa, OK, 2013-2014
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 2012-2013
PhD, Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 2012
BS, Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, 2007


Timothy Meier, PhD, is an associate professor of neurosurgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He received his PhD from the Neuroscience Training Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2012 and completed post-doctoral training at the Laureate Institute for Brain Research in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and at the Mind Research Network in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Dr. Meier’s research interests include performing cross-disciplinary, translational neuroimaging research to identify mechanisms of the acute pathophysiological effects of mild traumatic brain injury and their relationship to long-term neurological outcomes.

Honors and Awards

2007 – Graduation from UIUC Psychology with Distinction
2007 – 2009 – National Research Service Award T32-GM007507
2011 – UW Vilas Conference Presentation Funding

Research Areas of Interest

  • Brain Concussion
  • Brain Injuries, Traumatic
  • Brain Injury, Chronic

MCW Program / Core Facilities

  • Brain Injury Research Program
  • Neuroscience Research Center

Research Interests

Characterization of the acute and chronic effects of mild traumatic brain injury using advanced neuroimaging and blood biomarkers