Training and Outreach

The Nair Lab Coordinates Training and Outreach Activities

Graduate Research Training

Geared toward pre-docs, post-docs, and junior faculty from all interested disciplines including medicine.

Undergraduate Research Training

Geared toward undergraduate students (from outside Missouri) from all interested disciplines, such as biology, engineering, psychology, physics and mathematics.

Faculty Training

Geared toward for faculty (college and high school teachers) from Biology, Psychology, Engineering, Physics and Math, who are interested in teaching undergraduate neuroscience.


For STEM teachers at all levels,

Neuro-Lego Resources

Past programs:

  • NSF GK-12 Fellows Project (2005-2007)

    • Impact: 18 engineering graduate students, 40 middle and elementary school teachers and 1000+ K-12 students; 13 different schools, including rural schools provided with 10 LEGO robotics kits each, which have been incorporated into courses in some schools.