Neuroscience Professor and Associate Director Marise Parent received the Alumni Distinguished Professor Award at the Celebrating Faculty Excellence Event. Dr. Parent is seen here receiving the award from Provost Dr. Risa Palm.
Brains & Behavior is happy to announce the 2019-2020 Seed Grant winners. This year’s competition was extremely competitive and was run by Ad Hoc Chair, and former IDC chair, Andrea Scarantino from the Philosophy department.
The Ad Hoc committee met on April 15th and deliberated the entire day.
Congrats!, to Aaliya Ahmad and Teodora Mitroi who placed first and second respectively in GSURC 2019’s Natural and Computational Sciences Oral Presentations category. Aaliya works under Neuroscience Graduate Director Dr. Charles Derby who co-directed Aaliya’s project and Honor’s thesis Sensory System of the Second Antenna of the American Lobster, Homarus americanus: Distribution of Sensilla and… more »
Graduate and undergraduate students working on their PhDs, Master’s Degrees, and Bachelor’s degrees in Neuroscience, Music, Math, Psychology have been accepted into a study abroad program called “Thinking Nobel,” centered at the prestigious Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. The Karolinska Institute is the esteemed presenter of the Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology every year,… more »
Brains & Behavior Fellow Katie Partrick Awarded Prestigious Dissertation Grant and Suttles Graduate Fellowship
We are pleased to announce that our Graduate Brains & Behavior Fellow, Katherine (Katie) Partrick, has been awarded with not one, but TWO prestigious University fellowships this month! She, along with 10 other deserving doctoral students, have been awarded with a $2,000 Dissertation Grant. The purpose of the Dissertation Grant Program is to support the… more »
Undergraduate IMSD Scholar Nicolette Barnett (who had a B&B Scholarship in 2015) grabs second authorship on exciting paper in press. Hailing from the lab of B&B Neuroscience Faculty Marise Parent, Barnett teamed up with post-doc Amy Ross (1st author), Alexa Faulkner (B&B Scholar Alum, current Neuroscience grad student at the Univ. of Michigan)… more »
Congratulations to Antoinette Charles who has been awarded a Nu Rho Psi Undergraduate Research Grant for $1,000 to support her attendance to the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in San Diego, CA. Antoinette will be presenting a poster on her research from Dr. Angela Mabb’s lab related to a rare disorder called… more »
Congratulations to Shea Sparks, a major in the Neuroscience program, for winning the 2nd place poster award in the Natural Sciences in this year’s Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference (GSURC). After blazing through her early BS studies, Shea started working as undergraduate research assistant with Manfred Schmidt and Charles Derby in the spring of 2017.… more »
Written by Elizabeth Weaver, Brains & Behavior
2007 was a period of growth and innovation at Georgia State University. The Center for Behavioral Neuroscience and the Brains & Behavior Area of Focus were thriving, when a group of pioneering faculty put their efforts towards creating a degree granting Institute in the College of… more »
Neuroscience B&B Fellow Greg Suess has a passion for podcasting and we benefit tremendously. Greg sits down with each monthly B&B Distinguished Lecturer for a unique and up close discussion. See below for this exclusive interview with Greg on the other side of the questions for once. Oh, and don’t forget to check out… more »