EITN Fall School in Computational Neuroscience

This 10-days intensive course in computational neuroscience will take place in Paris, France from 15 to 24 September 2021. It is targeted at students or post-doctoral researchers in neurosciences or related field. Applications are open until 25 July 2021.

Applications need to be addressed by email with a resume (CV) and a cover letter at eitn@neuro-psi.fr. Please make sure to use an explicit email title such as “Application to EITN Fall School”.

Organizers: Sacha Van Albada (Julich), Albert Gidon (U Berlin), Alain Destexhe (CNRS), Gorka Zamora-Lopez (UPF) and Spase Petkowski (AMU)

Faculty: Nicolas Brunel (Duke University) Mallory Carlu (CNRS) Hermann Cuntz (Max Planck Frankfurt) Damien Depannemaecker (CNRS) Alain Destexhe (CNRS) Michael Dick (Julich) Renato Duarte (Julich) Gaute Einevoll (MBU) Kirsten Fisher (Julich) Albert Gidon (U Berlin) Jennifer Goldman (CNRS) Moritz Helias (Julich) Christian Keup (Julich) Anno Kurth (Julich) Mario Lavanga (AMU) Jean-Didier Lemarechal (AMU) Marja-Leena Linne (U Tempere) Jorge Mejias (UVA) Spase Petkowski (AMU) Marcel Stimberg (Institut de la Vision) Bartosz Telenczuk (CNRS) Fererico Tesler (CNRS) Nuria Tort-Colet (CNRS) Sacha Van Albada (Julich) Gorka Zamora-Lopez (UPF)

Why join?

  • 10 days of intensive training in computational neuroscience provided by researchers from all over Europe
  • Small scale event: get to connect!
  • A complete program:
    • Cellular models, and models of brain signals
    • Circuit models and networks
    • Mean-field models
    • Whole-brain models
  • Hands-on learning schedule based on:
    • Morning classes and tutorials
    • Group projects in the afternoon
    • Free time in the evenings to visit Paris

Selection criteria:

  1. Work or study in neuroscience or related
  2. Experience in Python programming would help
  3. Priority to PhD students, although Master students and post-docs are welcome to apply

Practical information:

  • Subscription fee 400€.
  • If selected, you will need to bring your own laptop with a few pre-installed programs.
  • The tuition fee includes lunch, coffee, access to conference facilities and internet connection during the 10 days of the course.

You can also consult these information on EITN website.

Download the program (pdf)