Careers and Alumni
Before there was a major in neuroscience and behavior, Avery Krein majored in preveterinary science (BS '07). She did an independent study on salamander aggression and sensory cues. She is now in veterinary school in Pomona, CA.
What’s great about the UNH Neuroscience and Behavior Program?
- Neuroscience is one of the fastest growing scientific fields and the discoveries that are being made today are having an immediate and significant impact on society
- This major is a great way to combine interests in neurobiology and animal behavior
- Good preparation for medical school and veterinary school as well as for graduate programs in neuroscience or behavioral ecology
- New major at UNH and with the exception of the program at UVM, the only one of its kind in New England
- Offers opportunities to do research in animal learning and cognition, attention control, effects of stress, hormones and behavior of parental care, lobster behavior and physiology and many other topics