Be part of a new hands-on research experience — from anywhere with internet access!

The University of Alaska Fairbanks will be offering Biology F193 (for credit) and Biology F043 (non-credit) for the first time this fall.

Students will…

  • Learn how to do biomedical research — including data collection, data analysis, and interpretation of results — with real mice.
  • Learn how to design an experiment that is scientifically justified, humane and ethical, and provides cutting-edge new knowledge to behavioral neuroscience.
  • Learn about the obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) condition in humans.
  • Learn about the anxiety and depression conditions in humans.
  • Learn how basic research on an animal model has the potential to improve the human condition.