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Undergraduate Neuroscience Research Opportunities

Stanford undergraduates are encouraged to explore the wide variety of neuroscience research opportunities available on campus, including those posted here (all by labs actively seeking undergraduate research assistants). Stanford faculty seeking research assistants are invited to submit opportunities for undergraduates. For help, please contact Jill Wentzell.

We study how neurons communicate with each other at synapses.
We aim to understand behaviourally diagnosed neurodevelopmental disorders by taking a "genetics first" approach
We aim to forge new, scientifically-based strategies to address the full spectrum of women’s mental health issues,
Our lab is finding new ways to regenerate injured motor nerves after injury.
The Educational Neuroscience Initiative brings together elementary school education and neuroscience research to understand how children’s brains change with learning.
Our team seeks to understand the mechanisms by which pediatric epilepsy impacts cognition in order to develop treatments that improve language, attention and cognition for children with epilepsy
We aim to decipher the neural mechanisms underlying psychiatric conditions of stress, sleep disturbances, and substance use.
Our group develops new statistical methods for biological inference on fundamental questions in the evolution of genomes
The Shah Lab focuses on understanding the hormonal and molecular differences between males and females in health and diseases such as autism.