Academic Programs

BA in Neuroscience

A rigorous undergraduate major providing opportunities to study neuroscience from genes to neural activity to complex human behavior.

MS in Neurobiology

One-year MS Program focused on independent, hands-on research and coursework.

Ph.D. in Neuroscience (NUIN)

Interdisciplinary program with numerous and diverse foci of research excellence. Emphasis in clinical and basic research.

Ph.D. in Biological Sciences (IBiS)

IBiS trains outstanding students to pursue innovative, interdisciplinary research in a broad spectrum of disciplines.

News & Events

A broad Neuroscience curriculum enriched by interdisciplinary study in an Allied Field

Northwestern’s Weinberg College has approved an undergraduate major in neuroscience.

Daniel Dombeck Granted McKnight Scholar Award

Professor Daniel Dombeck was selected as a recipient of the 2015 McKnight Scholar Award for his lab's research project entitled, “Functional Dynamics, Organization and Plasticity of Place Cell Dentritic Spines.”


CLP Core Crawl

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