Career Questions tagged Neuroscience

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Maya O. Jun 08 24 views

How can I become involved in the field of behavioral neuroscience as a high school student?

As a high school student, I have heard that colleges are looking to see that you are taking interest in a field of study. #neuroscience #science #volunteer #highschool...

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Dey'ja M. May 12 38 views
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Alissa H. Apr 23 85 views

How do I figure out what major to choose?

What jobs are available in the field of neuroscience or cognitive science? How different are they actually from each other? How does physiological psychology fit differ as well? #neuroscience #neurology #college...

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Abigail O. Apr 02 109 views

What is a good education pathway for a career in neuroprosthetics?

I am currently a student planning to major in Electrical Engineering with a minor in Neuroscience in hopes of being competitive in the neuroengineering industry. Specifically, I want to work developing neuroprosthetics. For anyone working in the field, do you have any advice for getting a foot...

#neuroscience #career #neurorobots #internships #prosthetics #neuroprosthetics #biotech #neuroengineering #neuralprosthetics #college #biomedicalengineering #bioengineering #neuroelectronics #career-development #career-counseling #engineering

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Abigail O. Apr 02 99 views

Is outsourcing a problem in the biomedical engineering / neuroengineering field?

I am a student planning to major in Electrical Engineering with a minor in Neuroscience in hopes of being competitive in the field of neuroengineering. Specifically, I would like to work on the development of neuroprosthetics. I know that outsourcing is a bit of a problem in other engineering...

#neuroscience #career #neurorobots #internships #prosthetics #neuroprosthetics #biotech #neuroengineering #neuralprosthetics #college #biomedicalengineering #bioengineering #neuroelectronics #career-development #career-counseling #engineering

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Olivia C. Jul 30, 2020 138 views

Is it possible to study specific disorders/syndromes in Neuroscience during undergrad years?

I'm really interested in majoring in Neuroscience and have heard about interesting syndromes and disorders like Savant Syndrome. I would love to be able to study this and I'd like to know if I have a chance to do that during my undergrad years. #july20 #neuroscience #college #research #study...

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Olivia C. Jul 19, 2020 155 views

What are the best colleges for studying Neuroscience?

I'm a rising senior in high school and really interested in majoring in Neuroscience for college. Any schools strong in this subject? Preferably on the west coast? Thanks! #college #neuroscience #july20...

#biology

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Jishnav K. Jul 14, 2020 201 views

As someone interested in Neuroscience as a possible career, would electrical/electronic engineering be a good major?

Since the body's nervous system uses a series of electrical impulses to relay messages, I feel like this electronic/electrical engineering would be a good discipline to pursue. I could possibly minor in neuroscience, but also have available a wide array of career paths in both engineering...

#electronic #brain #electrical-engineering #neuroscience #engineering #body #medicine

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Jishnav K. Jul 09, 2020 269 views

What is the difference between electrical and electronic engineering? Which will be better for the future?

I am a 11th grade high school student who is interested in neuroscience as well as engineering. Since the body's nervous system uses a variety of electrical impulses to function, I thought what better way to combine the two principle than getting an engineering degree. Now, I am not sure...

#electronic_engineering #electrical-engineering #neuroscience #engineer #engineering

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Jishnav K. Jul 09, 2020 227 views

Should I get a bachelors in Biomedical Engineering? should I go for a more traditional engineering pathway with a minor in biomedical engineering/ neuroscience/ biology? or solely pursue neuroscience?

I am a High school student who is intuitive and drawn to both engineering and the brain. I am currently not sure whether Engineering or neuroscience will be better with me. Upon thorough research I have come to the conclusion that pursuing a bachelors in an engineering principle will provide me...

#neuroscience #engineering #biomedical-engineering

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Samyukta S. Jun 27, 2020 3813 views

What's the exact difference between a Psychologist, a Psychiatrist and a Neurologist?

I know the gist of the differences between a Psychiatrist and a Psychologist...but it would really help to know the exact differences {including average salary differences} between these three branches. #psychiatry #psychology #counseling #neuroscience #medical #doctor...

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Charlize M. Jun 24, 2020 272 views

What are some job prospects for a Neuroscience major?

I'm entering college in the fall and planning to major in Neuroscience on a pre-med track. Just in case I don't pursue going to medical school, I was wondering if there are any job prospects for this major, like a back-up plan? In all honesty, I'm fearful that I might pursue the wrong major...

#premed #medical #medicalschool #neuroscience #healthcare #technology #medicine #college-major #stem #major #college

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Effie M. Jun 11, 2020 436 views

Can I work in comms fields (marketing, pr, etc.) with a Bachelor's in neuroscience?

I'm really intrigued with this subject and riveted to learn more to satisfy my curiosity. However, I can't see myself doing either research based or medical based jobs. I'd like to delve into the creative industry such as Marketing, Advertising and Design. Since there are bootcamps and...

#marketing #business #neuroscience #communications #research

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Christopher K. May 15, 2020 390 views
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Makayla H. May 14, 2020 241 views

What are different types of neuroscience careers you can get with an MD?

I am in my last year of undergraduate for a neuroscience major and just started thinking I want to do pre-med. But, I am struggling with what speciality I would wanna do with an in MD related to neuroscience . I am very interested in forensics so like forensic neuropathology (but scared I might...

#neuropathology #medical #neuroscience #forensicneuropsychology #neuropsychology #md #pre-med #doctor #forensic #forensicneuropathology #medical-school

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Archana V. Oct 20, 2019 275 views

What can I do now to become a therapist or psychologist?

I am in 9th grade (14 yrs old), and I want to major in psychology or neuroscience in college. What are things I can do know to get into good psychology or neuroscience programs for college. I know that I need good grades, but what are some specific internships or research opportunities I should...

#psychology #neuroscience #clinical-psychology #therapy

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Harry S. Aug 20, 2019 184 views

Tips for getting Ph.D degree on neuroscience and then becoming a doctor.

Hello, I am currently a high school freshman. I have a strong passion for neuroscience, and I want to get a Ph.D. degree in neuroscience and then to apply for medical school as a licensed doctor, where I am an international student, so I will need also need to take graduate medical programs in...

#doctor #healthcare #neuroscience #medicine