The mission of the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is to advance fundamental knowledge in this field by conducting cutting edge research and by providing training to the next generation of neuroscientists. The research activities within the Department of Neuroscience focus on cellular, molecular, genetic, and developmental mechanisms underlying behavior, neural circuits and related neurological disorders. Scientists within the Department of Neuroscience participate in a vibrant, interdisciplinary, interdepartmental, and highly collaborative research community within the University.
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