Straw Lab


The lab of Andrew Straw studies neural circuits and behavior at the University of Freiburg, Germany. By developing advanced technical systems such as virtual reality arenas, they investigate the mechanistic basis of visual behaviors such as navigation in Drosophila.

Andrew Straw - Positions, awards and degrees

since 2016Professor, Institute of Biology I & Member, Bernstein Center Freiburg, University of Freiburg, Germany
2021-2026Volkswagen Foundation (VolkswagenStiftung), Momentum Program, BeeTracked
2012-2017ERC Starting Grant FlyVisualCircuits
2010-2015IMP Fellow, Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), Vienna, Austria
2004-2010Postdoc, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA
2004Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Adelaide, Australia
1997Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, Magna Cum Laude, University of Southern California, USA

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