Srinivas Parthasarathy completed PhD in Victor Tarabykin?s lab from the International Max Planck Research School in 2014. Since then he is a postdoc at Stanford University. He published 9 papers in journals such as Neuron, Development and Nature communication. His PhD focused on understanding the various facets of cortical development, including fate specification, axon guidance and dendritic branching. His fellowships are Human Frontier Science Program Fellowship, Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds PhD fellowship, International Max Planck Research school excellence fellowship and CBSE Scholarship for Undergraduate education.