22/08/2016

RIKEN BSI Summer Programme

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  • ORGANISATION NAME
    RIKEN
  • ORGANISATION COUNTRY
    Japan
  • FUNDING TYPE
    Mobility Incoming
  • DEADLINE DESCRIPTION
    29 February in 2016
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Natural sciences
  • CAREER STAGE
    First Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
    Recognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)

Outline

The RIKEN Brain Science Institute (RIKEN BSI), offers a summer programme to train advanced students interested in brain function. Applicants may choose either a two-month laboratory internship (Plan A, starting 10 June) within a RIKEN BSI laboratory, or an intensive 5-day lecture course (Plan B, starting 20 July) featuring a distinguished international faculty. Those participating in the internship may also enroll in the lecture course.

What is funded

Typically around 45 international students are accepted to the Summer Programme each year.

Financial support can be requested at the time of application by the applicants.

Duration

5 days to 2 months

Eligibility

Mater students, PhD candidates, early postocs as well as candidates holding other research positions are encouraged to apply.

Disclaimer:

The responsibility for the funding offers published on this website, including the funding description, lies entirely with the publishing institutions. The application is handled uniquely by the employer, who is also fully responsible for the recruitment and selection processes.