Germany, Munich

MISUatLMU: Amgen Scholars – From Molecules to Behavior

when 4 July 2014 - 13 September 2014
duration 11 weeks

In this program students are involved in hands-on research guided by leading scientists and their teams, using state-of-the-art equipment and addressing the latest scientific topics. Possible research topics fall within the fields of biochemistry; structural, molecular, cell and developmental biology; cellular and organismic neurobiology; computational neuroscience; and physiological sciences. The opening retreat, social activities, and the international background of participants will make this program a memorable experience.

Course leader

Munich Center for Neurosciences - Brain and Mind (MCN) at LMU Munich

Target group

Selected undergraduate students from relevant fields; only European countries (according to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA))

Course aim

The Amgen Scholars Program aims to create balanced top-level educational opportunities across Europe by supporting the mobility and networking of academics at a very early stage, thus enhancing the interest of the participants in a scientific career.

Credits info

Credit can be awarded upon request

Fee info

EUR 0: The program is completely financed by the Amgen Foundation, including housing, stipends and travel costs