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NWO Stevin Prize for expert on Parkinson’s disease Bas BloemMajor scientific prize for societal impact on research into Parkinson's disease17 June 2022
The future of laboratory animal researchMore attention to living conditions of laboratory animals16 May 2022
Reduction in cerebral blood flow related to decline in brain function in people with Alzheimer's diseaseBrain areas involved in memory and task performance show the largest decline in perfusion2 May 2022
Academic ceremonies DCMN
We offer a challenging and enriching learning environment and we are proud to present outstanding researchers of today and tomorrow. See our PhD defenses, inaugural lectures and valedictory lectures (farewell colleges) on the website of the Radboud University.
Career Jobs and internships
The Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour is a world-class research centre devoted to understanding the mechanistic underpinnings of human cognition and behavior in health and disease. The Institute is home to more than 600 researchers from 35 countries who share the common goal of contributing to the advancement of the brain-, cognitive- and behavioral sciences through investigator-driven research, and improving health, education and technology by applying advances in this field.
The Donders Institute offers ample positions for talented and ambitious new colleagues. There are frequent job openings for talented researchers, technical personnel and students alike. These positions are advertised online.
Hypatia Tenure Track Grant
A significant impact on healthcare is at the core of Radboudumc. It is, of course, far from the only institution seeking to achieve this. What sets Radboudumc apart is its level of commitment to selecting the best people and supporting them in order to achieve its vision. To demonstrate this, the medical center awards the prestigious one million Euros Hypatia Tenure Track Grant, to attract the most talented scientists.
Donders Institute welcomes students to perform internships within our institute. Many departments are very open and willing to accommodate ambitious students. Internships are not centrally organized in our institute. We recommend that you browse the research groups of the DCMN, Radboudumc/Research pages as well as Donders Institute website for interesting topics and directly contact (a limited number of) principal investigators with your resume, motivation, duration of internship and desired start date.
TopFit Impact Programme concepts for a Healthy LifeUnder the name TopFit Impact Programme, Radboudumc, Radboud University, the University of Twente and Wageningen University & Research, join together in an impact programme aimed at preventing and reducing disease and the burden of disease. read more
Website Donders Institute
Donders Center for Medical Neuroscience is part of the Donders Institute for brain, cognition and behaviour. General information about the Donders Institute can be found on their website. In addition, for (DCMN) PhD candidates, there are important Donders Graduate School specific information on the Donders Intranet (log in with z-number required).
Contact and getting there
Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour
6525 EN Nijmegen
Postal addressDonders Center for Medical Neuroscience
Huispost /internal box nr 205
P.O. Box 9101