Neuroscience Program

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Program Chair

Paul Miller
Paul Miller
Professor of Biology
Program Chair, Neuroscience
781-736-2890 Volen National Center for Complex Systems 317

Expertise: Computational and theoretical neuroscience.

Graduate Advising Head

Gina Turrigiano
Gina Turrigiano
Joseph Levitan Professor of Vision Science
781-736-2684 Carl J. Shapiro Science Center 1-28

Expertise: Activity-dependent regulation of neuronal properties. 

Graduate Admissions Head

Sebastian Kadener
Sebastian Kadener
Professor of Biology
781-736-4915 Rosenstiel Basic Medical Sciences Research Center 332

Expertise: Molecular neurobiology and RNA metabolism.

Masters Admissions/Advising Head (2023-2024)

Maria de Boef Miara
Maria de Boef Miara
Assistant Professor of Biology
Master's Advising Head for MCB and Neuroscience
781-736-3106 Bassine Science Building, 119

Expertise: Comparative anatomy, evolution, physiology, biomechanics.

Undergraduate Advising Head-Interim

Paul Miller, Neuroscience
Paul Miller
Professor of Biology
Program Chair, Neuroscience
781-736-2890 Volen National Center for Complex Systems, 317

Expertise: Computational and theoretical neuroscience.

Administration

Tre Alexander
Department Coordinator
781-736-4845 Volen National Center for Complex Systems 206
Erin Bailey
Department Administrator
(781)-736-4873 Volen National Center for Complex Systems 206
Sarah Horwitz
Academic Administrator
781-736-8573 Volen National Center for Complex Systems 206
Division of Science Graduate Affairs
781-736-2352 Kosow-Wolfson-Rosensweig Building RK02
Office Hours: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Office Locations

Neuroscience Administrative Office

Volen 206
MS 013
Brandeis University
415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453-2728
Phone: 781-736-4870
Fax: 781-736-2398

Division of Science Graduate Affairs Office

Ros-Kos Connector, Room 3-RK02 
MS 009
Brandeis University
415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02454-9110

Phone: 781-736-2352
Fax: 781-736-2349
Hours: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM