Innovative research addressing fundamental questions in cellular & molecular neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience, systems neuroscience, neural engineering & computational neuroscience, and clinical neuroscience.
Core and affiliated faculty members have appointments in numerous departments and colleges at the University of Tennessee Knoxville, UT Institute of Agriculture, UT Medical Center, and Oak Ridge National Labs.
Supporting neuroscience trainees with multidisciplinary research opportunities, a rich intellectual training environment, and engaging professional development activities to launch their careers.
RESOURCES & FACILITIES
Providing access to a rich array of facilities and equipment located in collaborative units across campus as well as connecting researchers with resources at UT Medical Center and Oak Ridge National Labs.
Creating a vibrant neuroscience community by hosting seminars, workshops, and retreats. Events provide a stimulating and collaborative venue for faculty and trainees to interact with the broader research community.
- Debalina Acharyya wins 2023 Three Minute Thesis CompetitionBCMB PhD student Deb Acharyya was the 1st place winner in the 2023 Three Minute Thesis Final Competition. This competition challenges graduate students to talk about their research in a… Read more: Debalina Acharyya wins 2023 Three Minute Thesis Competition
- Ralph Lydic elected as Fellow in the American Physiological SocietyPsychology faculty member Ralph Lydic was recently elected to the rank of Fellow in the American Physiological Society (APS). The rank of Fellow in APS is an elite member status… Read more: Ralph Lydic elected as Fellow in the American Physiological Society
- Joel Anderson and colleagues receive NIH R01 awardCollege of Nursing faculty member Joel Anderson and colleagues received a $3.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health. The project is focused on improving caregiving for people living… Read more: Joel Anderson and colleagues receive NIH R01 award