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.

Training Opportunities

Postdoctoral fellows contribute to research at Burke by conducting science in our research labs.

Postdoctoral Fellowships
Burke hosts graduate students from WCM departments of Neuroscience and Developmental Biology.
Graduate Medical Fellow Opportunities
Opportunities for Undergraduates include the Summer Student Research Program and volunteer opportunities.
Undergraduate Opportunities
High school students can contribute to research during either the summer or academic year by volunteering to work in a research lab.
Tim Zavarella, High School Scholar

Open Job Positions

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

Participate in Programs

Summer Science 2019
Burke Neurological Institute invites interested and qualified undergraduate students to apply to our Summer Science Research Program.

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