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

Publication | Drs. Scott Emmons and David Hall
Drs. Scott EmmonsDavid Hall and colleagues have co-authored a feature article for the upcoming "Neuro Special" issue of Nature, Sammut et al. “Glia-derived neurons are required for sex-specific learning in C. elegans.”...more

Publication | Dr. Adam Kohn
Dr. Adam Kohn and collaborators recently published McLelland D, Baker PM, Ahmed B, Kohn A and Bair W. Mechanisms for Rapid Adaptive Control of Motion Processing in Macaque Visual Cortex. J Neurosci. 35(28): 10268-102880, 2015....more

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