Neurobiology and Behavior

Program Category: PhD Programs


Email Address: NeurobiologyPhD [at]

Degree Programs: Full-time: MA, MPhil, PhD


Please note: This program is located on the Health Sciences campus in the College of Physicians and Surgeons. The degree for this program is conferred by GSAS, but program specifics, such as admissions, degree requirements, financial aid, etc., are administered by the College of Physicians and Surgeons.

The interdisciplinary PhD program in Neurobiology and Behavior includes ninety faculty members from six basic science and two clinical departments at the Health Sciences campus and from the Departments of Biological Sciences, Psychology and Statistics at the Morningside campus. The faculty has a common interest in studying the development and function of the nervous system, at levels ranging from cell and molecular to systems, behavioral and cognitive.

Special Admissions Requirements: 

All applicants to this program must apply through the Office of Graduate Affairs, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, Room 205, 701 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, tel: (212) 305-1031.

For more information please visit the program's website.


Degree Programs: Full Time