News & Events

Richard Axel elected a Foreign Member of the Royal Society

Congratulations to KIBS Investigator Richard Axel on his election to foreign membership in the Royal Society

Larry Abbott elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Congratulations to KIBS Investigator Larry Abbott on his election to the National Academy of Sciences

Upcoming neurobiology doctoral thesis defense seminar

Tim Requart, from the laboratory of Nate Sawtell, will defend his thesis on April 11th

Dr. Ed Boyden Winner of 2014 Columbia University Department of Biological Sciences Stephen M. Schuetze Award

Dr. Ed Boyden to present the 2014 Schuetze Memorial Lecture on June 4th

The Kavli Scientist-Writer Workshops

Applications now being accepted for a Kavli Foundation-sponsored writing workshop for scientists, to be hosted at NYU in May.

Losonczy and Hen labs identify fear-supressing neurons in the hippocampus

Fear-supressing neurons identified through a collaboration between the KIBS labs of Attila Losonczy and René Hen, published in Science.

The Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute celebrates March as Brain Month at Columbia University

March is Brain Month at Columbia University, with a variety of public events scheduled.

KIBS Co-Director Tom Jessell awarded the 2014 Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science

KIBS Co-Director Tom Jessell wins the 2014 Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science.

Thesis Defense

Upcoming Thesis Defense: Matthew Lovett-Barron (Losonczy Lab), 1/29/14


Call for Nominations: 2013 Kavli Award for Graduate Research in Neuroscience