Sebastian Seung

Evnin Professor in Neuroscience, Professor of Computer Science and the Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Co-Director of the Program in Neuroscience


Office: Neuroscience Institute, 153 PNI

Phone: 609-258-7713

Research interests: Neuroscience and connectomics: Developing machine learning and social computing technologies for reconstructing neural circuits from high resolution brain images.


  • Researchers crowdsource brain mapping with gamers, discover six new neuron types

  • Yoram Singer during his presentation at Davos.

    Video from Davos: Princeton Engineering faculty

  • Princeton University President Christopher L. Eisgruber introduces an “IdeasLab” panel on “Understanding Neural and Digital Networks” on Thursday, Jan. 25, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.  Photo courtesy of World Economic Forum.

    Engineering faculty join Princeton delegation at World Economic Forum in Davos

  • Kathryn Twyman (left), principal scientist at Janssen Pharmaceuticals, speaks with Renee Stewart, chief scientific officer at Levolta Pharmaceuticals, during a break in the conference.

    Panel: Biotech, data science promise better NJ health and business growth

  • Portrait of Sebastian Seung

    In crowd wisdom, ‘surprisingly popular’ may be more accurate than most popular


  • Computer Science

    Computer Science

  • Students drawing on glass wall.

    Princeton Neuroscience Institute (PNI)

  • Computer hardware connected by cables.