Knowledge of Neuroscience Concepts
Be able to demonstrate a comprehensive familiarity in their area of specialization as well as foundational theories, concepts, and practices of the field. Students will add new knowledge to their field through designing and conducting experimental procedures, analyzing the collected data, writing proposals, and determining how the new knowledge fits in with current understanding.
Develop professionally through teaching or teaching assistantships and presenting and presentation of their research (Neuro 694R). Publication of research in peer reviewed journals is strongly encouraged.
Scientific Method and Thinking
Successfully apply the scientific method by generating hypotheses, testing the hypothesis through studnet's research that includes appropriate controls, and formulating defensible conclusions.
Work independently and think for oneself.