On April 5th, the Neuroscience Undergraduate Program hosted its third installment in the Careers in Neuroscience Series, "So You Want to be a... Graduate Student?"

Over 30 students, staff, and faculty joined a virtual panel discussion to learn more about applying for and attending Neuroscience-related PhD graduate programs.. Our panel included the following:

  • Dr. Jessica Barson: Associate Professor, Co-Chair of PhD Admissions Committee at Drexel University
  • Dr. Tracy Riggins: Associate Professor at University of Maryland
  • Deena Shariq: PhD Student at University of Maryland
  • D'Alizza Mercedes: PhD Candidate at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • Dr. Daphne Soares: Associate Professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Arcadia Ewell: PhD Student at Boston University

If you missed the opportunity to attend the event, please check out the following highlights:

Panelist Bios

Panel Notes:

Recording of Career Panel


Zoom snapshot of career panel