Call for 17 funded PhD positions NOW OPEN @ CIMeC, UNITrento. Italy

Dear all,

We are pleased to announce the opening of our annual call for 17 PhD fellowships for the international Doctorate in Cognitive and Brain Sciences (CIMeC), commencing November 2019 at the University of Trento, Italy. The call is open to several fields of cognitive neuroscience research.

Interested candidates should contact the Principle Investigators who proposed topics of interest to them.

Proposed 2019 PhD research topics:
PhD Application summary:
PhD Application link:
PhD Application Deadline: Thursday May 21, 2019, at 4pm (Italian time)

This year’s research topics proposed by the Doctoral Program Committee for 5 UNITN grants are visible here:, while the 12 topic-specific grants’ details can be found here:

The CIMeC, it’s doctoral program and UNITN in numbers:

UNITrento ranks among top Italian Universities
4-yr program (Nov. 1, 2019- Oct. 31, 2023). 
Why a 4-yr program
Courses are in English
17 positions, 100% funded
Salary: starting at approximately €1.200/mo., net
Winners receive a €4887 tax-free research/mobility budget
Why choose UNITRENTO

Please feel free to browse the FAQ pages on our website for further information, or contact the Head of the Programme, Prof. Yuri Bozzi

Marco Tettamanti, PhD
Associate Professor
CIMeC - Center for Mind/Brain Sciences
University of Trento, Italy