NSCI 800: Current Topics in Neuroscience

Syllabus (2019-2020)


Classroom: Botterell Hall, Rm 449
Day, time: Wed, 12:30-3:30pm



Goals of NSCI 800
On being a scientist
How to succeed
Graduate School and Professional Development

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Grant proposal (please read before class!)

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Current issues in science
Project organization
Tools and good practices
Intro to Open Science

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Plagiarism, honesty, transparency
Predatory journals
Pre-registration / registered reports
Publishing data, lab notes, models, analyses, ...

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Grant writing
Scholarship applications (including CCV)
Paper writing 101

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How to make figures (multi-panel)
Presentations
Posters

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Academia, government and industry...
NeuroTech
Data Science
Skillsets...

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What is it and why it's useful

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Evaluation: write a 1-page research proposal of your project
                    (min 1" margins, font type 12, Arial)
                    Due date: Dec 1, 2019 (please email me)




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