Eiman Azim

Assistant Professor

Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory

William Scandling Developmental Chair

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Eiman Azim


BS, Biology, Stanford University
BA, Philosophy of Science, Stanford University
PhD, Neuroscience, Harvard University
Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University Medical Center


Awards & Honors

  • 2019 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)
  • 2018 McKnight Scholar Award
  • 2017 NIH Director’s New Innovator Award (DP2)
  • 2017 Kathryn W. Davis Aging Brain Scholar
  • 2017 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences
  • 2017 Searle Scholar
  • 2015 Next Generation Leaders Advisory Council: Allen Institute for Brain Science
  • 2014 Eppendorf and Science Prize for Neurobiology
  • 2014 NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)
  • 2011 Helen Hay Whitney Foundation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute Postdoctoral Fellow
  • 2010 Krieg Cortical Scholar Award
  • 2008 Albert J. Ryan Fellow