Rashi Priya

Ph.D. Student

Rashi Priya

Current Position

Post Doctoral Associate
Arturo Alvarez-Buylla Lab
Brain Tumor Research Center
University of California, San Francisco, CA

Contact Information

Phone: 212.263.7693
Fax: 212.263.9170

Education and Training


  • 2010-2016: Ph.D. student in Gordon Fishell Lab, Neuroscience Institute, NYU School of Medicine, NY.
  • 2007-2010: Senior Research Fellow, National Center for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, India.
  • 2005-2007: M.Sc. Biotechnology, Nirma University of Science and Technology,
    Ahmedabad, India.
  • 2002-2005: B.Sc. Biochemistry & Vocational Biotechnology, St. Xavier’s College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India.

Current Study

I am interested in determining how manipulating activity affects the interneuron integration and synapse formation and how neuronal activity translates molecularly in the cell.