York CVR-VISTA Vision Science Summer School

The Centre for Vision Research (CVR) at York University offers a one-week, all-expenses-paid undergraduate summer school on vision science. This year’s program will be held June 5-9, 2017.
The program includes talks by CVR faculty members on current research topics in vision science, as well as hands-on experience in CVR laboratories.

Application deadline: February 15, 2017.

To apply, go to: www.yorku.ca/cvrss.

Postdoctoral Position @ University of Sao Paulo (Brazil)

One postdoctoral position is available within the Laboratory of Psychiatric Neuroimaging (LIM21) at the University of São Paulo Medical School, Brazil, directed by Geraldo F. Busatto, Ph.D.
We are looking for a full-time researcher with previous experience in the use of software for the analysis of neuroimaging data. This post-doctoral fellow will be requested to work mainly with data acquired using resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging methods (rs-fMRI) to evaluate patterns of functional connectivity in the brain.

Candidates should send a message to neuroimagem.ipq@hc.fm.usp.br with his/her CV and a letter of support.

Application deadline: December 6, 2016

For more information, go to: http://www.neuroimagem.org.br/


International Max Planck Research School for Translational Psychiatry

In addition to the traditional doctorate positions, trainee medical doctors are given the opportunity to be enrolled on an integrated PhD/residence program in psychiatry. Highlighting the translational facet, doctorate students will receive insights into clinical aspects of disease and trainee medical doctors will gain PhD level research expertise, wile also developing their clinical skills.

IMPRS-TP calls for applications from doctoral candidates from any country with a Master of Science (or equivalent) degree.

Application deadline: January 5, 2017.

For more information, go to: www.imprs-tp.mpg.de