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Office of Undergraduate Studies in Neuroscience

Christina L. Williams, Ph.D., Director of Undergraduate Studies

Christina L. Williams, Ph.D., Director of Undergraduate Studies

williams@psych.duke.edu | Phone: (919) 660-5638 | Office: GSRB2 3022

Dr. Williams is a professor in the Department of Psychology & Neuroscience, area head of the graduate program in Systems and Integrative Neuroscience (SINS) and a faculty affiliate of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience.

As the director of undergraduate studies, Dr. Williams is the primary contact for faculty members and administration regarding the neuroscience curriculum. Students should feel free to email Dr. Williams to set up an appointment if they wish to discuss overarching issues about the major.

Leonard E. White, Ph.D., Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies

Leonard E. White, Ph.D., Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies

len.white@duke.edu | Phone: (919) 613-5028 | Office: LSRC B123B

As the associate director of undergraduate studies, Dr. White is the primary contact for students seeking general information about neuroscience or answers to questions about the curriculum in neuroscience, exceptions to posted curricular requirements and any other academic need. Students may also contact Cindy Sherwood or Dr. Roberts for assistance.

Craig Dane Roberts, Ph.D., Assistant Director of Education, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Craig Dane Roberts, Ph.D., Assistant Director of Education, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

craig.roberts@duke.edu | Phone: (919) 613-5027 | Office: LSRC B123A

Dr. Roberts also serves as assistant professor of the practice in the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences. As the assistant director of education, Dr. Roberts is the primary contact for questions about undergraduate research opportunities and community involvement. Dr. Roberts is also available to answer student questions about the curriculum in neuroscience.


Cindy Sherwood, Program Coordinator Senior

Cindy Sherwood, Senior Program Coordinator

cindy.sherwood@duke.edu | Phone: (919) 684-9671 | Office: LSRC B123C

As the program coordinator senior for Undergraduate Studies in Neuroscience, Cindy serves the major by managing its daily operational needs and coordinates many areas of activity, including course projection and scheduling, coordination among strategic academic partners, program assessment, graduate clearing, and event planning. Cindy also coordinates alumni relations, communications, and study abroad opportunities.

Tyler Lee, Staff Assistant

Tyler Lee, Staff Assistant

tyler.lee@duke.edu | Phone: (919) 613-5025 | Office: LSRC B123

As the staff assistant for the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS) education program and Undergraduate Studies in Neuroscience, Tyler is responsible for coordinating independent study and graduation with distinction applications and assisting in summer undergraduate neuroscience programs at Duke. Other duties include academic advising support and primary point of contact for all current and prospective neuroscience undergraduates.






Undergraduate Studies in Neuroscience is located within the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences.
Levine Science Research Center (LSRC) B123

Box 91003 | Phone 919-613-5025 | Fax 919-684-3475

The office is open Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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