Graduate Program in Neuroscience

The Program


Palmiter Lab, Professor of Biochemistry


The goal of the Graduate Program in Neuroscience is to produce the best neuroscientists possible. The breadth of our faculty allow us to provide interdisciplinary training drawing from a variety of topics, techniques and perspectives, including neuroanatomy, biochemistry, molecular biology, physiology, biophysics, pharmacology, computational modeling and behavior.

A graduate of our program will be well versed in the Neurosciences, scholarly, and equipped to pursue a variety of career paths.


Weinstein Laboratory in the Department of Neurology, University of Washington School of Medicine


To download the entire Ph.D. requirements document click here: 2016-2017 Neuroscience Program Requirements.



Horwitz Lab, Associate Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics