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Prof David Attwell
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Andrew Huxley Building
UCL, Gower Street
  • Jodrell Professor of Physiology
  • Neuro, Physiology & Pharmacology
  • Div of Biosciences
  • Faculty of Life Sciences

David Attwell studied physics as an undergraduate in Oxford, and then did a PhD in neuroscience with Julian Jack. After a post-doc in Berkeley with Frank Werblin, he came to UCL.

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Teaching Summary

I organise the 4 year PhD in Neuroscience at UCL, and give undergraduate lectures. I was Vice-Head of the Graduate School, the body overseeing graduate education at UCL, and was on UCL's Council.

Academic Background
1979 DPhil Doctor of Philosophy – Neuroscience University of Oxford
1975 BA Hons Bachelor of Arts (Honours) – Physiological Science University of Oxford
1974 BA Hons Bachelor of Arts (Honours) – Physics University of Oxford
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