Students

Students in the Christie Lab
Graduate and post-doc students work as lab technicians and research associates in the Christie Laboratory.

Undergraduate courses

We offer several elective undergraduate courses related to medical education.

Neuroscience graduate program

Our neuroscience graduate program is interdisciplinary, building on existing strengths in the following UVic units:

This MSc and PhD program is hosted by the Division of Medical Sciences.

The program produces students with a research-based background in either cellular or cognitive neurosciences, reflecting the two major neuroscience research streams at UVic.

The program is designed to emphasize connections between the core areas (learning and memory; synaptic function; developmental neuroscience; sensory motor systems; disease and injury) and to encourage students to develop competencies in more than one area.

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Admission to MSc and PhD programs

Program requirements

Get more details in the Academic Calendar.

The neuroscience graduate degree program started September 2011. Learn some reasons why you should study neuroscience at UVic.

General grad student info

Visit the UVic future graduate students page for important information about becoming a graduate student at UVic.

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There are currently 21 graduate students (5 PhD and 16 MSc) and four postdoctoral fellows in the Division of Medical Sciences.

They are conducting neurosciences research, much of it related to specific diseases such as Huntington's Disease or developmental disorders like Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS).

Learn about our post-doc students and their areas of research.

To inquire about post-doctoral fellowship training opportunities, please email a faculty member whose research is of interest. Contact information can be found on the our people page.

Learn about our post-doc students and their areas of research.