Cell Biology, Neuroscience & Physiology

This program offers multidisciplinary curriculum and research opportunities to give students the ability to explore intersections across neuroscience, physiology, biophysics, cardiovascular biology, molecular pharmacology and stem cell biology.

Program Description

During 3 semesters of integrated coursework, students will take 3 laboratory research rotations and select mentors for focused thesis research. Students who earn Ph.D. degrees in the CBNP track will be positioned to continue their careers performing the interdisciplinary and translational systems biology research that will epitomize the future of biomedical research.


Degree Types

  • Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)


Campus Locations

Newark Health Science Campus

Admission Deadlines

For best consideration apply by these dates

The Multidisciplinary PhD Program will be holding a Recruitment/Interview Day on January 27, 2023 (in-person) and February 9, 2023 (virtual). In order to be considered for this invitation only Recruitment/Interview Day, applications should be received by January 05, 2023. Please visit our applications instructions page  for detailed information on How To Apply to our program.