György Buzsáki, M.D., Ph.d.

Biggs Professor of Neuroscience,
NYU School of Medicine


The Science Network interviews: Part I,Part II,Part III
Clips: The Rightful Place, Music and Rhythms
TDLC interview

Brain Science Podcast
10 Questions for Gyorgy Buzsaki


University of Pecs, Hungary M. D. 1974 Medicine
Academy of Sciences, Budapest Ph. D. 1984 Neuroscience
University of Texas, San Antonio post-doc 1980-81 Neuroscience
University of Western Ontario, London post-doc 1981-82 Neuroscience




Assistant/Adjunct Professor at Institute of Physiology, University of Pecs, School of Medicine, Pecs, Hungary.


Clinical Electroencephalographer Examination, Budapest.


Visiting Associate Professor,University of Lund, Lund, Sweden.


Visiting Faculty at Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, New York (2 months).


J.D. French Foundation Fellow, Department of Neurosciences, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA.


Associate Professor in Residence, Department of Neurosciences, UCSD, La Jolla, CA.


Professor I, Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ.


Professor II, Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience,Rutgers University, Newark, NJ.


Board of Governors Professor, Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ.


2012 - present
Biggs Professor of Neural Sciences , NYU Neuroscience Institute, New York University, Langone Medical Center, NY.



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Dissertation: Cellular bases of hippocampal EEG activity in the behaving rat October 1984 Advisor: Endre Grastyan Outside advisor: Cornelius H. Vanderwolf



honors and distinguished lectures


Contributions to the advancement of the academic profession:
IBRO Advisory Science Program (member)


Editorial boards:
Science (member, Board of Reviewing Editors, 2011-)
Neuron (2001-)
Journal of Neurophysiology (2004-)
Reviews in The Neurosciences (2001-)
Hippocampus (1993-)
Brain Structure and Function (2008-)
Translational Neuroscience (2010-)
The Thalamus (2001-)
Clinical Neuroscience (2004-)
Neuroscience Research Communications (1991-)
Journal of Neuroscience (1997-2004)
Epilepsia (1999-2003)
Behavioral Brain Research (1993-2010)
Neuroscience (1989-2004); Section Editor (2000-2004)
Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience (1991-94)
Behavioral Neuroscience (1990-1995)



other interests

Cool Links:
When art teaches science - discovery of tensegrity
Elizabeth Horowitz


Hobby: Contemporary architecture. In my next life, I will be an architect. This is what I accomplished in the present one (our home in NJ - in collaboration with Peter Forbes and Tim Weiler)



The New York Times story, "The Beautiful Mind"
More images at the Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center website