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LEARN ABOUT NUIN

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

FACULTY HONORED

 

Indira Raman, Ph.D.

Professor Indira Raman (Dept. of Neurobiology) was elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. This is one of the highest forms of recognition a scholar and scientist can receive and reflects Indira’s remarkable accomplishments and contributions to neuroscience. Dr. Raman’s lab studies the biophysical properties of voltage- and ligand-gated ion channels in neurons, and the physiological consequences of the different patterns of neuronal activity they generate. Her work focuses on circuits in the cerebellum, a brain region that participates in controlling movements.

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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