Talks & Events

Apart from scientific talks, various events are taking place on the campus and at our institute. This includes the regular day of the open house, but also seminars, workshops or conferences that we organize.


Meet your Scientist

In this series we want to introduce you our latest research via an interview style with the respective scientist explaining their outcome(s) in a very simple way. Have fun!



Researchers unveil a real-time MRI method for the early detection of stroke

September 24, 2019

An international research group at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics developed a brain imaging method for improved and early assessment of stroke. Now published in PNAS, their study presents a methodology which monitors calcium ion ...

Benay Başkurt wins ECVP 2019 poster award

August 31, 2019

Benay Başkurt won the prize for the best scientific poster at the European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP). Together with Isabelle Bülthoff, leader of the group Recognition & Categorization, and her cooperation partner Christian Wallraven from ...

Job Offers


June 27, 2019

Interdisciplinary Neuroscience PhD Program

The Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics and the University of Tübingen invite students from all over the world to apply for their interdisciplinary 5-year PhD program leading to a PhD in Neuroscience. Full funding will be available for top-ranked applicants.

The application deadline is December 15, 2019.

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