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

Dombeck Lab Identifies Neurochemical Signal Likely Missing in Parkinson’s

Researchers are first to discover two distinct populations of dopamine neurons.

Breast Cancer Drug Found to Reduce Seizures

Findings from animal study could lead to improved seizure treatment in humans.

Professor Tiffany Schmidt wins Vision Research Grant

Professor Tiffany Schmidt has been awarded the Karl Kirchgessner Foundation Vision Research Grant.

An NAA tradition since 1964, the annual Leadership Symposium offers alumni leaders from across the country the chance to collaborate, renew skills, build and deepen networks, and recognize the outstanding accomplishments of fellow alumni.