Muriah D. Wheelock, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology

Research Interests

Multimodal neuroimaging, human brain connectivity analysis methods, brain network development and degeneration, cognitive and emotional function in health and disease

Link to Publications

Education History


TL1 NCATS Postdoctoral Fellowship (Translational Sciences), Washington University in St. Louis; T32 NIMH Postdoctoral Fellowship (Developmental Neuroscience and Child Psychopathology), Department of Psychiatry, Washington University in St. Louis


University of Alabama at Birmingham


University of Alabama


Organization for Human Brain Mapping
The International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
Association for Psychological Science
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology Executive Diversity Committee
Academic Women’s Network at Washington University School of Medicine
FLUX Society


2022 Academy Council for Early Career Investigators in Imaging class, Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research
2021-2023 Knight ADRC (P30), Research Education Component Scholar
2020-2022 Pathway to Independence Award (K99), National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, NIH
2016 Gregg Steele Outstanding Graduate Student in Behavioral Neuroscience Award, University of Alabama at Birmingham