RESEARCH TEAM TO UNDERSTAND THE ROLE OF MICROGLIA AND ASTROCYTES IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND RELATED NEURODEGENERATIVE DISORDERS
3/1/2015 ONO Pharmaceutical, continuing contractual grant funded
9/19/2014 NIH/NIEHS R01 funded
5/1/2014 ONO Pharmaceutical, contractual grant funded
10/1/2012 Alzheimer's Association New Investigator Research Grant funded
Graduate Student Research Opportunities
If you are interested in pursuing Ph.D. or M.S. degree in neurobiology at UC Merced, please feel free to contact me. I am accepting motivated graduate students in neurobiology and neuroscience through the QSB graduate program at UC Merced.
Undergraduate Student Research Opportunities
Undergraduate students in Biology or relevant majors are welcome to join my laboratory (if space is available). Students must maintain a good overall GPA (minimum 3.3), have strong motivation and passion in science and research, have a good time management and long-term commitment. If you are interested, please provide the following documents:
1. unofficial transcript to prove good-standing GPA
2. resume or c.v.
3. a brief statement of your long-term goal and what you would like to obtain from the lab/research experience
4. your course schedule for the semester
Neuroscience Research Group at UC Merced
Mike Cleary - Developmental neuroscience and stem cells
Ramendra Saha - Neuropsychiatric disorder and epigenetics