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Sudhof Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Thomas Sudhof, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Tom Sudhof
Contact Email:
Funding Deadline: 
August 31, 2022 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: To dissect the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying synapse formation, and their impairments in neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative disorders

Techniques: We study mice and stem cell-derived human neurons with an array of techniques ranging from protein chemistry and gene expression analyses to imaging, electrophysiology and mouse behavior

Website: Sudhof Lab   

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 who are interested in doing experiments

How to apply: Contact Dr. Sudhof (

Project information: Depends on the interests of the undergraduates and on the projects performed by lab members at a given time. As the PI, I refer undergraduates interested in the lab to talk to lab members about their projects and the possibility of contributing to part of it.