Links & Resources

Neuroscience Organizations

Society for Neuroscience
An organization of basic scientists and physicians that promotes information exchange via this website and the scholarly The Journal of Neuroscience.

Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience
Created to advance the interdisciplinary study of all facets of neuroscience on the undergraduate level.

Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology
Committed to understanding interactions between behavior and neuroendocrine function to advance understanding of behavioral neuroendocrinology.

Women in Neuroscience
An organization created to foster the development of women in the field of neuroscience.

Internships and Research

Paid Summer 2016 Undergraduate Research Placements:
Over 800 programs -- NSF REU, NASA and other paid summer research opportunities for undergrads

Internship Opportunities

A list of internship opportunities from Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience

Research and Training Opportunities at the NIH
Career and education options from the National Institute of Health

Wellesley College Summer Science Research

Applying to Graduate School

For tips on applying and associated resources:

Library Resources

Neuroscience Research Guide

NEUR 100: Brain, Behavior and Cognition Course Guide

BISC 110:  Introductory Cell Biology Course Guide

Other Resources

Charlie Rose Brain Series
The Series explores the study of the human brain. Charlie interviews the most knowledgeable scientists and researchers in hopes of illuminating a new topic of study. Each episode examines different subjects of the brain, including perception, social interacting, aging and creativity.

Brain and Cognitive Sciences Course Catalog - MIT
Wellesley College students are eligible to take classes at the Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT