Solving the mysteries of bioscience
Foundational Science Fuels Breakthroughs
Inspiring Next-Generation Scientists
Throughout her career, Professor Churchland has been the recipient of awards from the McKnight Foundation, the Pew Charitable Trusts, the Klingenstein-Simons Foundation, the John Merck Fund, the Simons Collaboration on the Global Brain, and the Chapman Foundations. In addition to her scientific work, Professor Churchland runs science outreach activities at public schools and co-directs the Undergraduate Research Program at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in Bioinformatics and Computational Neuroscience. She is also on the executive committee for the Computational and Systems Neuroscience conference which aims to bring theorists and experimentalists together to discuss new findings in the field.