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Northwestern University (NU) offers world-class advanced training in neuroscience via its Interdepartmental Neuroscience (NUIN) PhD program. Read More ›

FEATURED FACULTY

F. Turek

Research is focused on the study of sleep and circadian rhythms, with special interest in identifying genes that regulate sleep and circadian rhythms. Read more ›

FACULTY AND RESEARCH

NUIN is a research-oriented PhD program, highly interdisciplinary, collaborative, and with numerous and diverse foci of research excellence. Emphasis is based on clinically relevant as well as basic research.

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GRADUATE PROGRAM

NUIN accepts applicants from diverse backgrounds and majors, including psychology, engineering, physics, computer science, and chemistry, as well as biology and neuroscience. If you are a prospective student, read all about our

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NEWS and EVENTS

Publication from Amurta Nath and Greg Schwartz in The Journal of Neuroscience. "Cardinal Orientation Selectivity Is Represented by Two Distinct… Read more »
Publication from the Gallio lab featured in Nature Communications. "Dynamic labelling of neural connections in multiple colours by trans-synaptic fluorescence… Read more »
Research of Jules Dewald, Ana Maria Acosta, Michael Ellis, and Jun Yao is featured in Feinberg School of Medicine Research… Read more »
Publication from Joe Mazzulli and Dimitri Krainc in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of… Read more »
Publication from the Savas Lab featured in NU News. "The Sorting Receptor SorCS1 Regulates Trafficking of Neurexin and AMPA Receptors." Read more »