Faculty/Department

NELC Chair Kara Cooney Answers 37 Questions

Published: November 22, 2016

The College at UCLA has recently launched a dynamic video feature that asks 37 rapid-fire questions to a UCLA faculty member – in this video we tag along with NELC…

Literature and film help teach students to understand the brain

Published: August 25, 2016

What can Shakespeare, Cervantes, Proust, and even contemporary playwrights and filmmakers contribute to the study of neuroscience? A lot, says UCLA professor of integrative biology and physiology Scott Chandler. “When…

Three UCLA professors named 2016 Guggenheim Fellows

Published: April 7, 2016

A trio of UCLA faculty members are among a distinguished group of 178 of scholars, artists and scientists from the U.S. and Canada to receive 2016 Guggenheim Fellowships. Honorees from 50…

Hearing the Lost Sounds of Antiquity

Published: February 23, 2016

History is mostly silent to us now. Thousands of years of human stories have been told in paintings, and sculptures, and sheet music, and text; in shards and shells, and…