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Gibson Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Erin M. Gibson, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Erin Gibson
Contact Email: 
Dr. Gibson (
Funding Deadline: 
December 14, 2021 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: We study how glial cells sculpt neural circuits and how disruptions in these processes contribute to neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders.

Techniques: We use mouse modeling in combination with a wide variety of in vivo and in vitro techniques, from cell culture and genomic strategies to optogenetics and behavior.


Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer

Location: On-campus research projects only

Required skills: None

This lab is particularly interested in mentoring: Undergrads from backgrounds that are underrepresented in STEM, Undergrads without previous exposure to laboratory research

How to apply: Contact Dr. Gibson (