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Accounting 010
African Area Studies 016
African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian Languages and Literatures 013
Africana Studies 014
Agriculture and Food Systems 020
American History 512
American Literature
American Studies 050
Animal Science 067
Anthropology 070
Archaeology 075
Architectural Studies 076
Armenian 078
Art 080
Art History 082
Arts and Sciences 090
Asian Studies 098
Astrobiology 101
Astrophysics 105
Biological Sciences
Biomedical Sciences
Biotechnology 126
Business Analytics and Information Technolgy 136
Business Law 140
Cell Biology
Chemistry 160
Chinese 165
Cinema Studies 175
Cognitive Science 185
Communication 192
Community Development
Comparative Literature 195
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Criminology 204
Dance 203
Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources 216
Economics 220
Education 300
Entomology 370
Environmental and Business Economics 373
Environmental Certificates
Environmental Planning 573
Environmental Policy, Institutions, and Behavior 374
Environmental Sciences 375
Environmental Studies 381
European Studies 360
Exercise Science 377
Film Studies
Finance 390
Food Science 400
French 420
Gender and Media 438
Geography 450
Geological Sciences 460
German 470
Greek 490
Greek, Modern Greek Studies 489
Health Administration 501
Health and Society 502
History/French Joint Major 513
History/Political Science Joint Major 514
Holocaust Studies 564
Human Resource Management 533
Hungarian 535
Individualized Major 555
Information Technology and Informatics 547
Interdisciplinary Studies, SAS 556
International and Global Studies 558
Italian 560
Japanese 565
Jewish Studies 563
Journalism and Media Studies 567
Junior Year Abroad
Korean 574
Labor Studies and Employment Relations 575
Landscape Architecture 550
Latin 580
Latin American Studies 590
Latino and Caribbean Studies 595
Leadership and Management 605
Life Sciences
Life Sciences Core Curriculum
Biological Sciences 119
Cell Biology and Neuroscience 146
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Major Requirements
Departmental Honors Program
Exercise Science 377
Genetics 447
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry 694
Sport Management 955
Linguistics 615
Management and Global Business 620
Marine Sciences 628
Marketing 630
Mathematics 640
Medicine and Dentistry
Medieval Studies 667
Meteorology 670
Microbiology 680
Middle Eastern Studies 685
Military Education, Air Force 690
Military Education, Army 691
Military Education, Naval 692
Military Science Minor (Military Science 691N, Naval Science 692N, Aerospace Science 693N, Non-Commissioning 695N)
Molecular Biology
Nutritional Sciences 709
Operations Research 711
Organizational Leadership 713
Philosophy 730
Physics 750
Physiology and Neurobiology
Planning and Public Policy 762
Plant Biology 776
Polish 787
Political Science 790
Portuguese 810
Psychology 830
Public Health 832
Public Policy 833
Religion 840
Russian 860
Sexualities Studies 888
Social Justice 904
Social Work 910
Sociology 920
South Asian Studies 925
Spanish 940
Sport Management 955
Statistics 960
Study Abroad 959
Supply Chain Management 799
Theater 965
Ukrainian 967
Urban Planning and Design 971
Urban Studies
Visual Arts
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies 988
World Language Proficiency Certificates
School of Arts and Sciences
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Rutgers Business School: Undergraduate-New Brunswick
School of Communication and Information
School of Engineering
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
School of Management and Labor Relations
Honors College of Rutgers University-New Brunswick
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Camden Newark New Brunswick/Piscataway
New Brunswick Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2022 Programs of Study and Courses for Liberal Arts and Sciences Students Programs, Faculty, and Courses Life Sciences Cell Biology and Neuroscience 146  

Cell Biology and Neuroscience 146

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, School of Arts and Sciences


Chair: Megerditch Kiledjian

Undergraduate Chair: Gabriella D'Arcangelo


Bruce Babiarz (Emeritus), B.A., SUNY (Oswego); M.A., Miami (Ohio); Ph.D., Cincinnati

Joanna Burger, B.S., SUNY (Albany); M.S., Cornell; Ph.D., Minnesota

Lori R. Covey, B.S., California (Riverside); Ph.D., Columbia

Gabriella D'Arcangelo, B.S., Bari (Italy), Ph.D., SUNY (Stony Brook)

Robin L. Davis, B.S., Pennsylvania State; M.A., San Diego State; Ph.D., Stanford

David T. Denhardt (Emeritus), B.A., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology

Emmet A. Dennis (Emeritus), B.S., Cuttington College (Liberia); M.A., Indiana; Ph.D., Connecticut

Francine B. Essien (Emeritus), A.B., Temple; Ph.D., Yeshiva (Einstein College of Medicine)

Bonnie Firestein, B.S., Michigan; Ph.D., California (San Diego)

Martin Grumet, B.S., Cooper Union; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins

Nathan H. Hart (Emeritus), B.A., Clark; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard

Ronald P. Hart, B.S., Connecticut; Ph.D., Michigan

Arnold G. Hyndman, A.B., Princeton; Ph.D., California (Los Angeles)

Megerditch Kiledjian, B.A., Rutgers; Ph.D., Pennsylvania

Alice Y.-C. Liu, B.S., Chinese University of Hong Kong (China); Ph.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Charles E. Martin (Emeritus), B.S., Illinois; Ph.D., Florida State

Gary F. Merrill, B.S., Weber State; Ph.D., Michigan State

Charles H. Page (Emeritus), B.S., Allegheny College; M.S., Ph.D., Illinois

Mark R. Plummer, B.S., Cornell; Ph.D., Stanford

Jamshid Rabii (Emeritus), A.B., California (Berkeley); Ph.D., California (San Francisco)

Melitta Schachner, Diploma in Biochemistry, Tübingen (Germany); Ph.D., Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie (Germany)

Kathleen M. Scott, B.A., Brown; Ph.D., Yale

Wise Young, B.A., Reed; Ph.D., Iowa; M.D., Stanford

Associate Professors:

Sidney Auerbach (Emeritus), B.A., Oberlin College; Ph.D., Wisconsin

Qian Cai, M.D., Shanghai Railway Med College (China); Ph.D., National Institutes of Health-Shanghai Second Medical University

Dunne Fong, B.S., Massachusetts; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton

Shu-Chan Hsu, B.S., Ph.D., British Columbia

Kelvin Y. Kwan, B.S., California Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Harvard

Ping Xie, B.S., Nanjing (China); Ph.D., Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Assistant Professors:

Victoria Abraira, B.S., Southern California; Ph.D., Harvard

Wei Dai, B.S., M.S., Beijing Normal (China); M.S., Texas Health Science Center; Ph.D., Baylor

Brian Daniels, B.A., B.S., Southern Wesleyan (Central); Ph.D., Washington (Seattle)

Peng Jiang, B.S., Soochow (China); Ph.D., University of Science and Technology of China

David Margolis, B.S., Brown; Ph.D., Washington (Seattle)

Max Tischfield, B.A., Rutgers; Ph.D., Harvard

Assistant Teaching Professors:

Anne Carr-Schmid, B.S., James Madison; Ph.D., Rutgers

Anne Keating, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers

Kathryn Phillips, B.S., Ph.D., Wales (UK)

Jessica Schjött, B.S., Gothenburg (Sweden); Ph.D., Rutgers

Anthony Uzwiak, B.A., Ph.D., Rutgers

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