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 | Society for Neuroscience 2016 Information
With the Society for Neuroscience meeting being held in mid-November, the Neuroscience Graduate Student Organization has compiled a website detailing resources and events occurring before and during the meeting....more

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