May 2018

McKinsey & Company has selected ECN PhD Fellow for “Next Generation Woman Leaders”

Congratulations to our PhD Fellow, Alexandra Tzilivaki for being one of the winners of the
McKinsey & Company “Next Generation Woman Leaders”.

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Leibniz Prize Recipient Michael Brecht Visits Outstanding Neuroscience Institutes in Brazil

At the end of April, neuroscientist Prof. Michael Brecht, a recipient of the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize in 2012, made his first trip to Brazil to present his research work to colleagues there. The DFG’s Latin America office organised two Leibniz Lectures to be delivered by Brecht in São Paulo and in Rio de Janeiro, along with an accompanying scientific programme. On the agenda were visits to renowned neuroscience research institutions at the University of São Paulo (USP), the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP) and the Instituto D’Or (IDOR) in Rio de Janeiro.

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