Future Talent

Hope starts with you

Individuals living with neurological issues firsthand need our breakthroughs.
They need cures. They need hope. They need brilliant scientists with big hearts.
And you have an important role to play.

Leading the Next Generation

A critical part of the mission of Burke Neurological Institute is to foster and cultivate a pool of talented young scientists, clinicians, and clinician-scientists who will lead the next generation in research studies on repair and rehabilitation of the nervous system. The Institute is a leader in utilizing innovative scientific approaches to develop regenerative strategies to combat neurological disability and is academically affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. The Institute provides a unique and beautiful setting for both postdoctoral fellows and students to participate in cutting-edge neurorehabilitation and neuroscience research. Learn more about training programs, training opportunities and open positions to join us in leading the next generation.

Participate in Programs

How does the brain control movement?

Introduction to Neuroscience

Beginning in February 2020, the Burke Neurological Institute, in White Plains, is offering an Introduction to Neuroscience course for interested local High School students. This twice weekly evening course will provide a foundation to the study of the mammalian nervous system, with an emphasis on the structure and function of the systems that control movement, sensory processing, and learning and memory.
Summer Science 2019

Summer Science Research Program

Burke Neurological Institute invites interested and qualified undergraduate students to apply to our Summer Science Research Program. The purpose of this program is to give undergraduate students interested in pursuing a career in biomedical sciences the opportunity to conduct cutting edge research. Participants will be part of a laboratory research project related to neural repair and rehabilitation.

Open Job Positions

We invite applications for a full time, tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, with an anticipated start date in 2020.
Postdoctoral Fellow

The Laboratory for Cell Fate Specification and Circuit Development at the Burke Neurological Institute affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine is seeking a talented Postdoctoral Fellow to work in the field of developmental and regenerative ne

Research Staff - Lab Member

The Molecular Regeneration and Neuroimaging Laboratory at the Burke Neurological Institute is seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated Research Technician to join our team.


The overarching goal of Burke Neurological Institute (BNI), an academic affiliate of Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), is to leverage the most innovative and highest quality neuroscience to restore brain and spinal cord function in those with ne

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