Morgan Newhoff

Entering Class - 2014

E-MAIL: newho057@umn.edu

UNDERGRAD INSTITUTION AND MAJOR:
New York University, BA, Anthropology, 2010

GRADUATE ADVISOR
Karen Mesce, Ph.D, Department of Entomology

DESCRIPTION OF GRADUATE RESEARCH
I study the neural mechanisms underlying functional recovery from injury in an invertebrate model.

RESEARCH CATEGORIES

  • Motor Control, Muscle Function, & Disease
  • Neuroengineering
  • Synaptic Plasticity & Learning

ROTATIONS

WHY DID YOU CHOOSE MN?
I chose Minnesota because it has the equipment and resources of a large school combined with the collaborative culture of a small school.

STUDENT MENTOR AND THE BEST ADVICE THEY GAVE.
Adele DeNicola: How to study for the core courses.

Morgan Newhoff