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Open Positions

The Department of Computational Neuroscience is currently recruiting:

Postdoctoral fellows

We are happy to discuss potential fellowship applications or postdoctoral projects - please with a CV, details of your research interests and the names and contact details of three referees.

PhD positions

The Department is an integral part of the IMPRS Mechanisms of Mental Function and Dysfunction at the University of Tübingen. It has also hosted a number of students from the Max Planck School of Cognition.

Potential PhD students interested in these programmes are welcome to with a CV and details of research interests. However, note that assessment for these programmes is centralized.

Lab Rotations

If you are a master's student at the University of Tübingen and seek to do a lab rotation in the Department, your complete application containing the following:
(1) CV and (2) a motivation letter stating your research interests, what you are studying, what sort of rotation you would like to complete, when and why you would like to do it in our department. 

We also host rotation projects within Max Planck PhD programmes (for instance, the Max Planck School of Cognition or the IMPRS Mechanisms of Mental Function and Dysfunction). If you have a place on one of these programmes and are interested, feel free .


Unfortunately, we do not have the capacity to take undergraduate interns. PhD students, postdocs and faculty interested in an academic visit should .

Diversity Statement

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and aim to increase the percentage of underrepresented minorities in our field. We therefore explicitly encourage women and candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. Persons with disabilities and comparable qualifications receive preferential status.

You can find more information about the Max Planck Tübingen Campus’ diversity initiatives and policies here.

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