Megan Nelson

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B.S. in Neurobiology & Physiology, Purdue University, 2014


Admission year: 2014

Advisor: Gabriel Corfas

Current project: The role of Nrg1/ErbB4 and PARP1 signaling in embryonic cortical development

Teaching experience: GSI for MCDB 352, Neurobiology of Sensory and Motor Systems

Honors, grants & awards: Hearing, Balance, and Chemical Senses Predoctoral Fellowship (2016-2018)

Service & leadership: Student host for PIBS recruiting (2015, 2017), Volunteer at BrainsRule! (2016), Volunteer at Michigan Science Center (2016), Co-coordinator of NGP Annual Retreat (2016), Student host for Annual Neuroscience Symposium (2017)

Hobbies: Foster kittens for the Humane Society of Huron Valley, play intramural softball