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Graduate Programs with Neuroscience Affiliated Faculty



Program Details

Prospective students interested in pursuing graduate research training with any faculty member associated with the Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Group should apply to the individual's departmental graduate program (See Affliated Academic Units).  




The Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Graduate Program

Students are admitted into the department of a traditional discipline and then complete coursework interdisciplinary to neuroscience. Your degree will be awarded from your major professors' home department. The Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program Concentration will be listed as an area of specialization on your degree.

Student Application Form | Course Descriptions




Affiliated Academic Units

1. Biology

2. Biomedical and Chemical Engineering

3. Communication Sciences and Disorders

4. Exercise Science

5. Psychology

6. Public Heath, Food Studies, and Nutrition




Executive Committee Members

Sandra Hewett (Ex Officio, Chair)

Departmental Representatives:

Margaret Voss (Public Health) | 2015 - 2017

Lael Schooler (Psychology) | 2016 - 2018

Karen Doherty (Communication Sciences Disorders) | 2013 - 2018

Shikha Nangia (Bioengineering) | 2016 - 2018

Kate Lewis (Biology) | 2015 - 2017




Graduate Students

Christopher Niemczak (Audiology)

Jack Wilson (Experimental Psychology)

Jennifer Sloane (Experimental Psychology)

Justin Kopec  (School Psychology)

Kenneth Morse (Audiology) 

Mayara Ribeiro (Biology)

Sheila Shahidzadeh (Biology)

Spandita Dutta (Biology)

William (Billy) Haws (Biology)

Yanxiu Chen (Experimental Psychology)

Yifan Gong (Biology)