Key facts and figures

2011 Creation of the ICN PhD program at the Timone Neuroscience Institute

2013 A*Midex officially recognizes the ICN PhD program

115 PhD students already enrolled

66 research teams

representing nearly 950 people

In short

PhD Program

The ICN PhD Program

Join Aix-Marseille ICN PhD Program to prepare for a successful international career! Open to AMU neuroscience PhD students, this unique training track aims at expanding and improving your knowledge and skills, giving you the opportunity to explore brain functions at multiple levels, and to develop your professional network. It also introduces you to the corporate and medical worlds with practical, clinical and scientific training in English.


Marseille neuroscience labs

Check out our lab directory to understand what makes Marseille a hub of European neuroscience :

  1. an exceptionally broad range of multi-scale approaches, from molecular and cellular levels to behavioral science and cognitive psychology, on a large span of experimental models,
  2. tight links with clinical and translational research,
  3. a stimulating interdisciplinary environment fostering interactions between different fields of research.



Tutored seminar – James Kilner

October 13 2017 - INT - 2h30 pmMeeting at 13h00 for the students of the ICN PhD program"A ...

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Measuring and interacting with neuronal activity

On October 16-17, we organize a course on « measuring and interacting with brain activity ».Wh ...

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