Behroo Mirza Agha | PhD Neuroscience

Behroo Shining Student


“Don’t be shy to get involved in research while being an undergrad. Make sure you understand the theory behind your project well.”

Favourite Class: Brain and Behaviour
Favourite Social Activity: CCBN Open House
Favourite Study Spot: CCBN

What makes my uLethbridge experience unique?

  • I found my passion for neuroscience research through independent study courses
  • Grateful to my supervisors Dr. Mohajerani and Prof. Whishaw for giving me the opportunity to shine
  • Enjoyed being a Graduate Assistant for neuroscience and kinesiology courses
  • Learned about the optogenetic technique and how fascinating it is to manipulate the brain with light
  • Developed great friends throughout my Master’s