Northwestern Interdepartmental Neuroscience (NUIN)

Northwestern University offers world-class advanced training in neuroscience via its Interdepartmental Neuroscience (NUIN) PhD program.

NUIN's highly interdisciplinary and collaborative program is anchored in the Feinberg School of Medicine (FSM) on NU’s Chicago campus, the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences (WCAS), the McCormick School of Engineering, and the School of Communication on the Evanston campus, as well as the Children’s Memorial Research Center (CMRC) in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago.

Ken Paller, PhD – Northwestern

Professor of Psychology, Northwestern University
Director, Cognitive Neuroscience Program and the Training Program in the Neuroscience of Human Cognition
Fellow, Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center
Editor (memory section) of Neuropsychologia

My research focuses on understanding human memory functions and their implementation in the brain. Multiple techniques for measuring brain activity are combined using a Cognitive Neuroscience approach that respects the complexity of cognition as well as the detailed organization of the brain.

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