18 fully funded PhD positions will be offered within this international English speaking programme with the final goal to train the next generation of top-educated neuroscientists.
To be eligible to enrol in the MedUniv Vienna PhD program "Neuroscience" all candidates are required to have a Bachelor´s or Master´s degree in medicine, biology, chemistry, bioinformatics, mathematics or any scientific/technical, subject-relevant degree. Candidates applying with a Bachelor's degree must have completed a four-year course and need to demonstrate that they have acquired a significant amount of research experience. You have to document that your degree formally qualifies you to enter a PhD or equivalent programme in the country where you obtain your degree.
Candidates do not need to have completed their degree at the time of application; however, they must obtain their final degree certificate by the end of July 2018.
The working language at Neuroscience PhD-programme is English, so excellent written and oral communication skills in English are required. »link«
The Centre of Brain Research, at the Medical University of Vienna, is known worldwide for its research in the neuro sciences. Under the leadership of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jürgen Sandkühler, are the core mechanisms of the origin of pain and pain therapy the primary research interests of the Department of Neurophysiology.