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Brain research

Our emotions and our capacity for rational thought, our self-control and our ability to let ourselves go: the brain is the place where everything comes together. It is hardly surprising that brain research is becoming more and more interdisciplinary: for example, one previously neglected aspect is being investigated by a mechanical engineer. Read also in this edition how cities can be used to generate solar power, learn about current funding programmes and discover our number of the month.

Newsletter: December 2019
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Brexit - What does it mean for researchers?

Nearly four years have passed since the referendum in June 2016. The UK is now entering a transition period until the details of its departure from the EU have been finalized. In the meantime, international researchers are wondering how Brexit will affect their personal situation and, of course, their research projects. For more information:

Visit the website of the German missions in the UK

PhD positions in cancer research at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg

The International PhD Program of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg invites you to conduct research at the forefront of basic, epidemiological and translational cancer research. The closing dates for application are 5 January and 31 May 2020.

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Welcome to the German start-up scene

How do you turn your start-up idea into a business? And why is Germany a great place to do it? 15 international researchers found out during the first Innovation Week.