Queen’s University Belfast Neuroscience

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Queen’s University Belfast Neuroscience

At the forefront of discovery and innovation is the Centre for Neuroscience Studies (CNS) at Queen’s University.

A hub of multidisciplinary research and teaching aimed at improving our understanding of the brain, how it works and how new therapies and diagnoses can play an important role in the prevention and treatment of diseases like Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Stroke, Obesity, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Schizophrenia, Behavioral Disorders, Depression to name a few.

The research in the Centre for Neuroscience Studies spans everything from a cellular molecular level, through systems, behavioural/cognitive, computational and clinical research. It is a multidisciplinary research environment with basic science and clinicians from varied backgrounds collaborating on research initiatives. Visit the Faculty & Research page for more information on the various areas of research.

The Centre offers a graduate program whereby students are able to study and obtain a degree at either the MSc or PhD level. This program is multidisciplinary in nature in that supervision of students is by faculty from different research background and boasting different areas of research expertise. We offer world class state-of-the-art infrastructure and an exceptional learning environment where our trainees excel and graduate before entering a world of academic, medicine and industry.