Academic Programs

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.

BA in Biological Sciences (PBS)

Northwestern University's undergraduate major in biology prepares students for a variety of careers.

News & Events

The Department of Neurobiology Announces Faculty Search (2014-15)

The Department of Neurobiology, in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, seeks to recruit a new tenure‐track faculty member at the level of Assistant Professor.

Xu Liu Receives 2014 Smithsonian American Ingenuity Award

Incoming Northwestern Department of Neurobiology professor, Xu Liu, received the 2014 Smithonian American Ingenuity Award along with Steve Ramirez.


Neurobiology Journal Club - Marion Najac

Thursday, October 23, 12:00 PM

Data Lunch - Cang Lab

Thursday, October 30, 12:00 PM