Gunnar Kwakye

  • Robert W. & Eleanor H. Biggs Professor of Neuroscience

Areas of Study


  • BS, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
  • PhD, Vanderbilt University

Current list of publications

Fall 2022

Research and Reasoning: The Production and Application of Knowledge in STEM — FYSP 063
Environmental Toxicology — NSCI 103


2022 Winter Term Recap

March 11, 2022

More than 2,290 students explored projects and research opportunities outside of their normal course of study during Winter Term. In this wrap-up gallery we look back at some of the group projects students performed.

A Well-Rounded Med Student: Mia Bates ’18

October 22, 2021

Neuroscience major and cross-country team alum Mia Bates ’18 is studying at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine in Bronx, New York. She reflects on her time at Oberlin, and how the liberal arts model allowed her to become a well-rounded student and explore her passions.

Oberlin to Launch Integrative Concentration in Global Health

December 1, 2020

Oberlin College will launch an integrative concentration in Global Health in fall 2021, recognizing that worldwide threats to mental and physical wellness are most successfully addressed with the holistic, interdisciplinary approach that is the core of liberal arts education.