News & Events

Public Symposium on Social Evolution and Genome Complexity

Friday March 3, 2017: Columbia Symposium on Social Evolution and Genome Complexity, with talks from leading scientists exploring the relationship between social behavior and genome evolution (followed by reception and poster session).

Kavli NeuroTechnology Center seminar

Kavli NTC Seminar, Thursday 1/12/17, 2pm: Hajime Hirase (RIKEN), "Involvement of astrocytes in transcranial direct current stimulation."

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminars

Neurobiology & Behavior upcoming weekly seminars: David Lovinger (NIH) 1/12/17, Thilo Womelsdorf (York University) 1/19/17

Neurobiology & Behavior Student Thesis Defenses

December NB&B graduate student thesis defenses: Phuong Hoang, Austen Sitko, David Doobin, Rebecca Williamson, Abigail Clark, Scott Bolkan

Neurobiology & Behavior Student Thesis Defense

NB&B Thesis Defense 12/5/16: Sze Yen (John) Kerk, Hobert lab, "Diversification of C. elegans Motor Neuron Identity via Selective Effector Gene Repression."  

Neurobiology & Behavior Student Thesis Defense

NB&B Thesis Defense: Nathan Danielson (Losonczy lab), 11/29/16, "Functional Diversity Within Hippocampal Principal Cell Subpopulations"

Abraham Spector Prize Lecture

Abraham Spector Prize Lecture: David Anderson (Cal Tech), "Neural Circuitry of Emotional Behaviors in Flies and Mice," December 1, 2016

Symposium on Promoting Credibility, Reproducibility and Integrity in Research

Columbia University hosts a Symposium: Promoting Credibility, Reproducibility, and Integrity in Research. December 9th, Alfred Lerner Hall  

Neurobiology & Behavior Student Thesis Defense

Neurobiology & Behavior thesis defense 10/18/16, 10am: Charlotte Barkan (Kelley lab), "Evolution of Vocal Patterns: Retuning Hindbrain Circuits during Species Divergence."  

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar: Thursday 10/6/16, 12 noon: Xiaowei Zhuang (Harvard), "Illuminating Biology at the Nanoscale with Single-Molecule and Super-Resolution Imaging."