We are pleased to announce that Murphy Lab PhD candidate, Evan Fullerton, has received a 2019-2020 Molecular Basis of Disease (MBD) Outstanding Fellow Award! This award is accorded on the basis of outstanding contributions to research, future promise as a researcher, and originality, imagination and significance of research. Nominations were invited from PI’s and five outstanding fellows were selected by the Chairs of… more »
The B&B Summer Scholars Program has awarded its 2020 B&B Scholarships to 19 undergraduates. The Scholars program provides summer fellowships to selected GSU undergraduates to support their research efforts in faculty laboratories.
This year, our summer cohort will engage in distance learning via interactive virtual training workshops centered on their professional development in our new… more »
Congratulations to Nate Himmel (Cox Lab) on his recently awarded NIH F31 NRSA award (1F31NS117087-01)!
Nate’s two year grant will fund his project entitled: “Functional roles of chloride homeostasis and chloride ion channels in thermosensory nociception”
WAY TO GO NATE!
Recently, the B&B Interdisciplinary Committee (IDC) has completed its task of reallocating fellowships among the member departments. Brains & Behavior is excited to announce two new fellowship lines in the departments of Music and Kinesiology & Health this Fall. Please help us welcome Caroline Simpkins from the Feng Yang lab (Kinesiology & Health) and Lauren Garber… more »
Last weekend, GSU’s undergraduate neuroscience honor society, Nu Rho Psi, participated in a STEM Career Fair at Saint Phillip AME in Decatur (in partnership with the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience and Collegiate Neuroscience Society).
According to their website, “Nu Rho Psi is the National Honor Society in Neuroscience, founded in 2006 by the more »
Please join us in congratulating Dené Voisin! She has recently been selected to participate in the 2019-2020 Science ATL Communication Fellowship. The Science ATL Communication Fellowship is designed to help close the communication gap between scientists and the public. Fellows will spend the year learning to communicate both their general science knowledge and unique research with… more »
PROBIST is a post-doctoral fellowship program led by the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST), which has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under a Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant, to award a total of 61 fellowships to be dedicated to top research in the Barcelona and Tarragona area (Spain).… more »
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.