Brains & Behavior Scholar Jenna Harris Wins First Place at ACSfN Poster Palooza

An exciting collaboration of individuals and organizations made the night possible:

Emory University Psychology Department Georgia Tech Neural Engineering Center / GT Neuro Neuroscience Institute at GSU The Center for Behavioral Neuroscience The Center for Translational Social Neuroscience

Poster Award Winners: First Place – Jenna Harris, GSU Second Place – Alexandra Castillo-Ruiz, GSU Third Place… more »

Brains & Behavior Alzheimer’s Memory Walk Team Raises Funds & Awareness

The Brains & Behavior Alzheimer’s Memory Walk Team did an incredible job for its 7th year in a row as a team. Acquiring a solid team of over 30 walkers, this year’s Brains & Behavior team raised funds tipping over $1500! With NGSA co-president Katie Partrick at the head of this year’s team, this annual philanthropic event was a… more »

Luis Martinez

NI Alumni Spotlight: Luis Martinez, PhD

Our first NI graduate alumni spotlight features Dr. Luis Martinez, a newly appointed Assistant Professor in the Neuroscience Program at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.

What have you been up to since you graduated in 2013?

After I graduated from GSU in 2013, my wife and I moved to St. Paul, Minnesota and I began… more »

Georgia State University Law Building

Neuroscience Institute and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience Awarded Next Generation Grants

The Center for Behavioral Neuroscience and the Neuroscience Institute have both been awarded Next Generation Awards.

According to campus news, Georgia State University’s “Next Generation faculty program [is] a successor to the Second Century Initiative, which has brought 61 new faculty positions to the university over the last five years. Funding for the proposals is expected to be… more »


Spring B&B Potential Magazine is Now Available!

We are excited to announce the Spring 2016 Potential Magazine is now out!

This issue features

Faculty & Student Spotlights An Op-Ed by Biology grad student Richard Campbell Cover Story exploring the Neuroscience Institute’s role in Community Education Upcoming Events (Including Retreat details & an upcoming professional development workshop)

Click here to dive right in!

2016 Recruitment

A special thanks goes out to all of the NI staff, faculty, and graduate students who helped make 2016 Recruitment a successful event!  On Friday, February 5th, the NI invited 17 student recruits for an action-packed day filled with faculty interviews, facility and campus tours, and a closing dinner and poster session.  We hosted a… more »