April 2020

Marie Carlén and Dinos Meletis will arrange the Brain Circuits course at Karolinska Institutet

The one week PhD course is part of the Advanced courses in Neurosciences. Dates: Sep 14-18 2020.

The application system is open April 15-May 15 2020. 

DMClab first zoom meeting. 

Great to see you all! 

CarlenLab and MeletisLab

March 2020

PhD position open in the CarlenLab

Are you interested in the prefrontal cortex, cortical computations underlying cognition and how behaviour is generated, come join us in the CarlenLab!

This PhD project is entitled ”Cognitive encoding in the prefrontal cortex” and holds all the fun stuff in systems neuroscience, including high-density electro-physiological recordings (Neuropixels) in behaving mice, optogenetics, genetic viral tracing and complex behavior.

Apply latest April 16 2020.

Link to the application system here.  


February 2020

Open Postdoc position in the CarlenLab!

Do you hold expertise in high-density electrophysiological recordings in behaving animals and want to work with us on elucidating what the prefrontal cortex is and does, then please submit an application!

Click here for link to the ad at FENS jobs.

January 2020

PhD student Sofie Ährlund-Richter defended her thesis ”On the neuronal basis of cognition: cell-type specific connectivity and functions of the prefrontal cortex”.
Opponent: Professor Cyril Herry, Bordeaux Neurocampus
Link: Cyril Herry


Click here for link to thesis

December 2019

Marie Carlén appointed Wallenberg Scholar!

”The Wallenberg Scholar program focuses on Sweden’s leading senior researchers. It was implemented because researchers need long-term funding without the distraction of pressure to secure external grants in order to carry out world-class research”.

Link: The Wallenberg Scholar Program

Link: KI announcement (in Swedish)

December 2019

Update upcoming PhD position in the Carlén lab.

Our funded H2020 project euSNN, European School of Network Neuroscice project now has a webpage: www.eusnn.eu

15 PhD students will be hired across Europe within the project during 2020!

Please visit out site for links to the positions. The positions are added over time, starting from December 2019.

September 2019

CarlenLab postdoc Pierre Le Merre receives NARSAD Young Investigator Award 2019! 

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