Connecting European Neuroscience

Neuroscience Network Administration in Brussels/Belgium

09 November 2018

Neuroscience Network Administration in Brussels/Belgium

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Context and Position
The internship involves training in administrative project management related to research networks and post-graduate training in neuroscience.
Networks in neuroscience aim at maintaining and developing shared interests and exchange between scientists or organisations with shared goals. Currently, the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) support several networks in the neurosciences. The trainee will primarily support the NENS (Network of European Neuroscience Schools) which is a long-standing activity of the FENS Committee of Higher Education and Training (CHET). The network consists of a growing number of European university programmes that offer higher university degrees in neuroscience (MSc and PhD) and the training will involve practical support for the network administration.
The goal is for the trainee to gain experience with project communication and administration at an international level. Specifically, the programme will include the following:
• Project management/administration
• Community/network management and communication (English)
• Web content management
• Database management (updates and maintenance)
• Conducting research and analysis, reporting
• General office procedures and teamwork
Profile and conditions
The ideal candidate will have the following skills:
• Proficiency/Fluency in English
• Good communication skills
• Basic experience in office work
• Able to work with the Microsoft office suite
• Experienced in working with
This contract is based on a Convention d’immersion professionnelle – CIP. Ideally, the intern should start their contract on 3rd January 2019 for a period of 6 months.

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6 months
FENS - Federation of European Neuroscience Societies

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Fondation Universitaire
Rue d`Egmont 11

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