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The Neuroscience major is an integrative program that draws from the natural, behavioral, and computational science fields. The program's concentrations explore fundamental concepts that underlie the function of the nervous system on a cellular and molecular level, how the nervous system produces behavior and cognition, and the role of computer science and mathematics in new technologies and therapies within the field. The degree earned is a BS. The knowledge gained from studying neuroscience can be applied to careers in these sub-fields, as well as in pursuit of professional programs in health, mental health, medicine, law, business and computer science.​​​​​​​​​​​

Faculty

​Eric Norstrom Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biological Sciences
Director

Sandra Virtue Ph.D.
Professor, Psychology
Associate Director

Dorothy Kozlowski Ph.D.
Professor, Biological Sciences

Sean Austin Lim Ph.D.
Professional Lecturer 

Affiliated Faculty

Margaret Bell Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences; Health Sciences

Eiron Cudaback Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Health Sciences

Clark Elliot Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Computing

Peter Hastings Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Computing

Daniela Raicu Ph.D.
Professor, School of Computing

Kevin Thompson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Philosophy