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Neuroscience & Behavior Program

The Neuroscience and Behavior Program at UMass Amherst is an interdepartmental graduate degree-granting academic unit that brings together faculty members from various departments to provide cutting-edge research training.

News

  • Mariana Pereira selected for the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation's Research Partners Program

    New faculty member in the program (and Psychological and Brain Sciences) Mariana Pereira has received a grant from the Brain and Behavior Foundation.  It is especially exciting that it was selected for the the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation's Research Partners Program

Colloquia and Events

Each colloquium starts at 4:00pm, preceded by refreshments from 3:30-4:00pm.

  • 2014
    Oct
    29

    Evolutionary divergence of gene and protein expression in the brains of humans and chimpanzees

    Morrill Science Center II, Room 222

    Courtney Babbitt

    Assistant Professor, Biology, UMass Amherst

    Gerald Downes

  • 2014
    Nov
    5

    Neuroendocrine and behavioral effects of developmental exposure to endocrine disruptors

    Morrill Science Center II, Room 222

    Heather Patisaul

    Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, North Carolina State University

    Mary Catanese, Tom Zoeller & Laura Vandenberg

  • 2014
    Dec
    3

    Episodic memory and spatial navigation in the medial temporal lobe

    Morrill Science Center II, Room 222

    David Huber

    Professor, Dept. of Psychological and Brain Sciences, UMass Amherst

    Lisa Scott