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Pursuit of Excellence

At the Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience at Johns Hopkins, we have established a rich, exciting, and collaborative environment for conducting top-notch research.  With 35 primary faculty, and 65 secondary faculty appointments, we investigate a multitude of topics ranging from synaptogenesis to circuit functions, from Drosophila olfaction to mouse vision, from glial-neuron interactions to hippocampal signaling.  On these pages we hope you will get a taste of Neuroscience research at Hopkins, and perhaps join us in our pursuit of excellence. 

Faculty Highlight

Seth Blackshaw

Associate Professor

Molecular basis of neuronal and glial cell fate specification and survival

Focus on Research

Cellular Substrates of Memory

PI:David Linden Ph.D

A central hypothesis of modern neurobiology is that memory is stored through use-dependent changes in...