Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Ozdinler Lab

About Us

 Our lab focuses on the biology of upper motor neurons with respect to neurodegerative diseases.  We are a member of the Les Turner ALS Research and Patient Center at Northwestern, and our overall goal is to bring effective treatment strategies to ALS and other related diseases via collaborative and integrated efforts.  Our members have unique expertise in different fields and we are always interested in recruiting new members.

Dr. Ozdinler is affiliated with Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Center and Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center.

General lab information:

303 E. Chicago Ave. Ward 10-015, 10-120, 10-105
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312-503 2776

Available Positions:

* We have open positions for WORK-STUDY students in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. e-mail:

* We have open positions for postdoctoral fellows who have expertise and interest in motor neuron biology and disease. e-mail: 

Meet our Team