Graduate Programs

    Photos of graduates in training in bench research and clinical research


    KSCIRC works with multiple departments within the University to offer research opportunities for students.  Students will receive their degree from a home department while undertaking their research within KSCIRC.

    Graduate Programs

    Additional Research Opportunities

    Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP)

    The Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) provides University of Louisville undergraduate students, who would like to know more about graduate-level education at the University of Louisville, with a 10-week research experience in a department that offers graduate degrees. These fellowships will also be available to under-served/under-represented student populations from regional colleges and universities. Mentors will provide students with individualized research projects, and the program will provide group seminars on topics related to research and graduate education. This program is open to all graduate programs at the University.  Students should be, preferably, in their sophomore or junior year of study.



    Neurological Surgery Residency Program

    At the University of Louisville, we are committed to excellence in diagnosing and treating neurological disorders and discovering new treatments in a caring, patient-centered environment. The Neurological Surgery Residency Program at UofL provides comprehensive neurological surgery training that combines:

    • An outstanding faculty of practicing neurosurgeons and distinguished neuroscience researchers
    • State-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic technologies for brain and spine surgery with an emphasis on minimally invasive approaches
    • Leading edge research facilities
    • A renowned regional Level 1 trauma center with a high volume and variety of patients