Neuroscientists at the University of Otago are at the cutting edge of research into how the brain and the nervous system work. They are located in several departments, depending on their area of specialisation.
Find out more about our neuroscientists and their areas of research
Many Neuroscience research areas are also included within the following centres of research excellence:
- The Brain Health Research Centre investigates brain health, protection, and repair from injury or disease.
- The Centre for Neuroendocrinology researches the effects of hormones on the brain, and the neural regulation of reproduction, body weight, fluid balance, and stress.
Postgraduate research opportunities
Read about current PhD and Master's topics available at the University of Otago and find the research opportunity that's right for you.