• Nicholas DAlberto

    NGP Student Awarded GTA of the Year Award:

    On April 24, 2017, NGP student, Nicholas D'Alberto, was awarded this year's Graduate Teaching Assistant of the Year Award in Laboratory Instruction.

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  • Estelle Spear Parsons Award

    NGP Student Named Recipient of Parsons Award:

    The UVM Graduate College announced in February 2017 that the recipient of the 2016 Rodney L. Parsons Anatomy and Neurobiology Award is NGP's own Estelle Spear.

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  • Women Can Do

    Work that helps the world at large

    NGP Students Stellie Spear, Alisha Linton, and Riley St. Clair presented "Women in the Lab" at the 2016 Women Can Do Conference


  • Campus - Ira Allen Chapel


    In our uncommon community...

    We have more than 50 faculty mentors across 9 departments and 4 colleges


  • Student Lab 3


    A whole as amazing as its parts

    Fostering independence in thinking, laboratory work, teaching, and communicating

Welcome to the Neuroscience Graduate Program

The Neuroscience Graduate Program at the University of Vermont is a multidisciplinary, Ph.D. granting program that has more than 50 faculty mentors across 9 departments and 4 colleges. This program emphasizes rigorous training in neuroscience-related research and prepares students for a variety of science related careers in addition to tenure-stream academic careers. We provide training in multidisciplinary research and scientific survival skills so that our graduates are effective Stewards of Neuroscience.

students in research lab

About Us - highly personalized teaching and support




Enjoy events including informative seminars, journal club meetings, and conferences

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Prospective students consider UVM for its comprehensive programs and great location