Undergraduate Education

Prof. Murthy serves as the Head Tutor of the Neurobiology concentration at Harvard College. It is currently the most popular major in life sciences at Harvard.


Prof. Murthy teaches courses at the Undergraduate and Graduate levels.


MCB115: Cellular basis of neuronal function
This course is for advanced undergraduate students and beginning graduate students, and focuses on basic physiology, cell biology and biophysics of neurons.

FRSEMR 50F: Artificial and Natural Intelligence
This Freshman Seminar is for incoming Harvard College students, and is meant as a broad introduction to AI and neuroscience. Only for Harvard College freshman.



MCB 292: Cellular Biology, Neurobiology and Developmental Biology
This course is for graduate students as an advanced survey of the three titular topics.