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Wecome Message from the Chair

Welcome back to the start of a new academic year!

On behalf of the Cell Biology and Neuroscience faculty, welcome to the 2014-2015 school year at Rutgers!  Our faculty are committed to providing you with the highest quality education and research opportunities.  If you are interested in doing research in a CBN laboratory, please visit the CBN faculty research descriptions to find someone whose work interests you and then contact that person directly.  If you have a question about registering for a course or you need a special permission number, please contact the DLS Office of Undergraduate Instruction at 848-445-2075.  To stay informed about the latest CBN news, visit our Facebook page and “like us.”

We are pleased you have chosen to major in CBN and hope you have a wonderful year.

-Dr. Mike Kiledjian, CBN Chair

Graduate, Law, and Health Professions School Fair

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Rutgers Student Center


Admissions officers, students, and alumni come together to discuss graduate and law school opportunities. With over 100 programs expected to attend, this fair will be a great networking opportunity for both candidates and admissions officers alike. This event is only open to Rutgers University students and alumni from all majors. Attendees should dress professionally.

RECRUITER INFORMATION: Login to learn more and register here.
STUDENT INFORMATION: View a listing of attending schools

Fall 2014 CBN Seminar Series Schedule

September 19, 2014 – Qian Cai, MD, PhD – Rutgers University
September 26, 2014 – Yuk Fai Leung, PhD – Purdue University
October 10, 2014   –  Dilek Colak, PhD – Cornell University
October 17, 2014  –  Edwin Rubel, PhD – University of Washington – Seattle
October 24, 2014  –  Long-Jun Wu, PhD – Rutgers University
October 31, 2014 –  Shi-Yong Sun, PhD ­– Emory Univ. School of Medicine
December 12, 2014 – Adam Kepecs, PhD – Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Seminars meet from 12 - 1 pm in Nelson Labs B-228.    

Download Fall 2014 CBN Seminar Series Schedule

Dr. Bonnie Firestein honored by Rutgers Trustees

Dr. Bonnie Firestein received the Rutgers Board of Trustees Award for Excellence in Research for her work on the cell biology of mammalian neurons.

Firestein Award

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