Kurt Haas

Professor

Research Classification

Plasticity / Neuronal Regeneration
Neurological Diseases
Genetics of Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases
Neuronal and Synaptic Activity
Neuronal Systems
Neuronal Modeling
Neuronal Communication and Neurotransmission

Research Interests

Autism
Epilepsy
Synaptic Plasticity
Dendritogenesis
Brain Circuit Development
Neurodevelopmental disorders
Neuronal Computation

Relevant Degree Programs

 

Research Methodology

Imaging
Two-photon microscopy
calcium imaging
molecular biology
Computer Modeling
electrophysiology

Recruitment

Master's students
Doctoral students
Postdoctoral Fellows
Outstanding candidates can expect a full funding package offer
Any time / year round

Understanding neuronal integration of information.
Development of neuronal encoding properties.
Developmental epiletogenesis.
Metaplasticity.
Genetic and molecular mechanisms of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

I support public scholarship, e.g. through the Public Scholars Initiative, and am available to supervise students and Postdocs interested in collaborating with external partners as part of their research.
I support experiential learning experiences, such as internships and work placements, for my graduate students and Postdocs.
I am open to hosting Visiting International Research Students (non-degree, up to 12 months).
I am interested in hiring Co-op students for research placements.
 

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