University of Massachusetts, Amherst Neuroscience and Behavior Program

Amherst, MA
Program Description
The Neuroscience and Behavior Program offers broad-based training in all areas of neuroscience, including Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, Neuroendocrinology, Neural and Behavioral Development, Animal Behavior and Learning, and Sensorimotor, Cognitive, and Computational Neuroscience.
Student and Faculty
Number of Faculty: 40 Number of Students: 40
Ethnicity Hispanic Percent: 14.00% Non-Hispanic Percent: 86.00%
Race Asian: 7.00% American Indian or Alaskan Native: 3.00% Black or African American: 0.00% White: 81.00% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:: 0.00%
Unique Program Features
Program Characteristics
Year Established: 1986 Type of Campus: Main Campus
Contact Info


Program Director

Amanda T Leigh-Hawkins 4135454408

Research Areas