Research topics: We aim to understand behaviourally diagnosed neurodevelopmental disorders by taking a "genetics first" approach and thus studying neurogenetic conditions, primarily rasopathies.
Techniques: We use sMRI, fMRI, DWI, a battery of neurocognitive tests, and parent report questionnaires assessing socioemotional and cognitive skills
Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer
Location: Flexible, with possibilities for remote or on-campus research projects
Required skills: Coursework - Previous knowledge about programming, biology, neuroscience and/or psychology is desired
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 Monica Siqueiros (firstname.lastname@example.org)