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Welcome To

WITS NeuRL

Hosted in the School of Human and Community Development, the WITS Neuroscience Research Lab is a space designed to facilitate cross-disciplinary collaboration, enhance and contextualise theory, and augment and support effective practice and research in the field of neuroscience in the South African context. 

Wits NeuRL represents both a physical space where innovative research is carried out using a range of methodologies, as well as a group of academics with varied research interests in clinical, cognitive, computational and social-affective neuroscience. 

Eight postgraduate students, researchers and staff of the CoE-HUMAN were listed among the 200 Young South Africans 2018. Dr Sahba Besharati was among the eight, mentioned in the Science & Technology category. 

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Professor Kate Cockcroft will speak about 'Human working memory across the lifespan' at the Origins Centre on Wednesday, 15 August, 2018.

CLINICAL 

NEUROSCIENCE 

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COGNITIVE 

NEUROSCIENCE 

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COMPUTATIONAL 

SCIENCE 

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MUSIC & 

THE BRAIN

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SOCIAL-AFFECTIVE

NEUROSCIENCE

Contact Us

1 Jan Smuts Avenue
Braamfontein 2000
Johannesburg, South Africa

EMAIL       NeuRL.SHCD@wits.ac.za

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