How does the mind work? How can we explain animal and human behavior? What goes wrong when someone is mentally ill? Neuroscience is the modern attempt to answer these and other questions through the study of the brain.
Explore the neural bases of behavior at the cellular and systemic levels. Learn the basics of neurobiology, neuroanatomy and physiological psychology.
Gain a deeper understanding of the physiological properties of the nervous system and apply electrophysiological methods to examine neuronal activity.
Explore neurophysiological underpinnings of basic motivational systems including feeding, fear and sex. Read the latest findings and sharpen your research design and hypothesis testing skills.
Prof. Josef Trapani receives close to $440k from the National Institutes of Health to continue his good work—and that of the undergraduate students he mentors—in understanding auditory systems.Read more