About FUN

FUN Officer elections

On Sept. 19, all FUN members will receive an email at your registered email address with FUN inviting you to participate in the elections for FUN officers for the 2018-19 year.  This year, we are electing a new President-Elect, Treasurer-Elect, and three councilors.  The email will provide you a link to a qualtrics survey and statements from the candidates.  The election will be open until Wednesday, Oct. 10.  If you have any questions about the survey, please contact Ron Bayline.

 

 

Call for Abstracts: 2018 FUN Poster session at SFN Meeting

  • Details are here
  • The FUN Social and Poster Session will take place during the Annual Society for Neuroscience meeting on Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 6:45 - 8:45 pm at the San Diego Marriott Ballrooms 5-7.  

Call for Applications: 2018 Brain Awareness Week Travel Awards


FUN is an international organization that is focused on neuroscience education and research at the undergraduate level. FUN’s members and supporters include businesses and organizations; private liberal arts colleges, state and research university departments and programs; and individual faculty and students, all sharing a common interest in undergraduate neuroscience.  Our partners include:

Our Mission
  • Enhancing undergraduate participation in research and the presentation of research at the SFN meeting
  • Disseminating innovations in undergraduate neuroscience education
  • Recognizing excellence in undergraduate neuroscience education
  • Developing national and regional networks that enhance undergraduate neuroscience education and research and faculty development
Our mission is made possible through the generous support of our individual members, organizational members, and contributing members.  In particular the generous support of the companies and institutions who are contributing members make our Travel Award progam possible.
The Journal of Underdergraduate Neuroscience Education (JUNE) is a publication of the Faculty of Undergraduate Neuroscience.  JUNE is an online journal for undergraduate neuroscience faculty that publishes peer-reviewed reports of innovations in undergraduate neuroscience education. JUNE serves as a mechanism for faculty to exchange information regarding topics such as laboratory exercises, new media, curricular considerations, and teaching methods.
  Nu Rho Psi is the National Honor Society in Neuroscience, founded in 2006 by the Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience.
  The SOMAS-URM (Support Of Mentors And their Students from UnderRepresented Minorities) program supports the research of junior faculty and students from predominantly undergraduate institutions.
Educational Resources in Neuroscience, an online database of teaching resources for higher education in neuroscience. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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