Support for South American researchers

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The French Neuroscience Society, jointly with PERC-IBRO, offers support to a certain number of young South American researchers willing to attend the 12th meeting of the French Neuroscience Society, which will take place in Montpellier, in May 2015, and to visit French laboratories to find a post-doctoral position in France.

The candidates must currently live in Argentina, Brazil, Chile or Uruguay. They must be advanced students in their last year of their PhD program or young non-tenured researchers having obtained their PhD degree in the field of Neuroscience, in the last two years.
Previous to their arrival in France, the applicants are requested to contact at least two French laboratories for visiting appointments. The support is contingent upon proof of attendance at the meeting and confirmation of visit appointments by the French laboratories.

The following materials must be attached (please use PDF files):

  • A curriculum vitae in English (or French) which should include: the research interests, the provisional or effective year of defense and title of the thesis, publications, congresses /workshops / courses attended indicating presentation type (oral or poster), prizes and grants received as well as current position,
  • A copy of the invitation letters and/or confirmation of visiting appointments by French laboratories,
  • A personal motivation letter,
  • A recommendation letter from the supervisor.

Applications must be submitted online.

Click here to submit your application

Deadline for application: February 28, 2015