(College of Biological Sciences)
W. Martin Usrey, Ph.D., Chairperson of the Department
Department Office. 196 Briggs Hall; 530-752-0203; http://www.npb.ucdavis.edu
Description. This minor allows non-NPB majors to learn about the importance of the nervous system. The large breadth of neuroscience courses available includes molecular and cellular neurobiology, developmental neurobiology, neurobiology of addictive drugs and cell signaling in health and disease. Students who obtain a neuroscience minor will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the neurobiological processes in animals and humans.
Master Advisor. Dr. Hwai-Jong Cheng, M.D., Ph.D., Dr. Lee Miller, Ph.D.
Advising. Biology Academic Success Center (BASC); 1023 Sciences Laboratory Building; 530-752-0410; http://basc.ucdavis.edu/