Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience


Pablo Castillo 

Donald Faber   Chair Emeritus, Department of Neuroscience 

Anna Francesconi 

Bryen Jordan 

Kamran Khodakhah   Interim Chair, Department of Neuroscience 

Adam Kohn 

Mark Mehler   Chair, Department of Neurology 

Jose Luis Pena   Education Committee Chair 


Committee Responsibilities

  • Reviewing the policies, guidelines and courses for the Graduate Program in Neuroscience 
  • Liaison with the Einstein Graduate Division  
  • Reviewing actions of the Student Advisory Committee 
  • Ensure that all Departmental and Graduate School requirements are met prior to graduation 

Recent News & Events

Media | Michael Beckert: Illustrative Neuroscientist
Michael Beckert, a graduate student in the Peña lab, was recently interviewed to discuss his artistic skillset and how this compliments his research strategy, and how it benefits the dissemination of science in general....more

Event | Pasta Night: Dr. David Hall
The Neuroscience Department will be hosting another Pasta Night event on Friday, 10/14/2016, featuring Dr. David Hall who will discuss "Science and Society." Registration is available here, and the menu will be posted soon. Setup and meal prep begins at 5PM, with the discussion commencing at 6PM....more

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