Advising and Contact Information

Below are ways to get information and advice about the Neuroscience major and how the major can prepare you for potential future careers.

Our Website

Information about major requirements and Allied Field choices can be found at:

General information about the major and potential future careers can be found at:

The Director of Undergraduate Studies

Make an appointment to see the Director of Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Kilman, to discuss your interests, plans, and career goals. She can explain the variety of options within this flexible curriculum, provide written advising materials, verify you’re on the right track, and help you with most problems.  

Please make an appointment by emailing neuroscience@u.northwestern.edu.

People

Dr. Valerie Kilman
Director of Undergraduate Studies in Neuroscience
Senior Lecturer in Neurobiology
Hogan 2-160
v-kilman@northwestern.edu

Theresa D. Bartosiak
Program Assistant
847-491-3086
Hogan 2-160
theresa.bartosiak@northwestern.edu

Student Advisory Board

The Weinberg College Student Advisory Board (SAB) is the primary source of student advice to the Dean of the College and the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies. They also provide input to the Director and Director of Undergraduate Studies of the Neuroscience major.