New Ph.D. studentships available at the Unit from October 2022!

New Ph.D. studentships available at the Unit from October 2022!

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We are excited to announce that the MRC Brain Network Dynamics Unit has up to three MRC-funded studentships available from October 2022 to support Ph.D. (D.Phil.) projects as part of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences. Each studentship is for 3.5 years.

The MRC-funded D.Phil. projects on offer are:

Project 1 (1 studentship available). Brain-computer interfacing for closed-loop neuromodulation. Supervisor: Associate Professor Huiling Tan

Project 2 (1 studentship available). Investigating network dynamics of the human hippocampus. Supervisor: Professor David Dupret

Project 3 (1 studentship available). Brain-inspired machine learning for optimizing deep brain stimulation. Supervisor: Professor Rafal Bogacz

The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday UK time on Friday 3rd December 2021.

See our Studentships page for more details on projects and how to apply.

We welcome applications from both Home Students and International Students. Candidates can apply for more than one D.Phil. project. Candidates are strongly encouraged to contact project supervisors in advance of applying.