Welcome to the Department of Neuroscience!

Through fundamental discovery, collaboration, and education of the next generation of neuroscientists, we seek to elucidate nervous system function and eradicate neural disease.

Department EVENTS

Department News

Interested in Applying to the BMS PhD program…

Each student discusses their personal journey from undergrad to the graduate program. It is evident through their stories that one size does not fit…

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North Central Florida Chapter of the Society for…

The North Central Florida chapter of the Society for Neuroscience will be hosting a virtual fall general body meeting on Thursday, September 9th at…

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MBI – UF neuroscientists discover biomarker with…

University of Florida neuroscientists have developed a new assay, or test, to detect minute amounts of a protein called tyrosine hydroxylase in blood…


Diversity, Inclusion and Equity

Our department prioritizes diversity, equity and inclusion principles. We believe that unique experiences and perspectives are essential for inspiring creativity and scientific discovery and preparing the next generation of scientific leaders.


Student life

Education and Training

Our trainees conduct research on some of the most challenging and urgent questions within the neuroscience field today. Our students regularly publish in top journals and are supported by numerous specialized training (T32) grants from the National Institutes of Health.