Caleb E. Finch

  • USC University Professor
  • ARCO-William F. Kieschnick Chair in the Neurobiology of Aging at the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology
Office: (213) 740-2215

Expertise Summary

Expert in Alzheimer’s disease, the effects of estrogen on the brain’s aging process and human longevity


  • healthy aging
  • human longevity
  • biological causes of aging
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • molecular neurogerontology and biology
  • neurobiology
  • neurochemistry and neuroendocrinology

Additional Information

  • Author, Longevity, Senescence and the Genome (1990)
  • Co-author, Chance, Development and Aging (2000) and Aging: A Natural History (1995)
  • Co-editor, Encyclopedia of Aging (1995) and Genetics in the Evolution of Aging (1994)
  • Fellow, Gerontological Society of America; American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Recipient, Sandoz Prize (1995); Allied-Signal Prize (1988); Brookdale Award (1985)