PhD program in Neuroscience and Clinical Psychology

Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Learning type(s): In Person

Language(s): English, Spanish, Galician

Duration: 3 years

Degrees available: PhD

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Domains: Neurodegenerative Disorders and Pathological Aging, Neurogenesis and Development, Neurons and Glia: Intrinsic Properties, Cell Biology and Cell Types, Psychiatric and Cognitive Disorders, Synaptic Integration, Excitability and Plasticity

Subdomains: Addiction and drugs of abuse, Adult stem cells and adult neurogenesis, Cognitive development and aging, Environmental factors, Eye movements, fMRI and PET, Imaging methods, Mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Molecular signals and their receptors, Neuroendocrine, Neurogenesis and gliogenesis, Neuronal control of organ function, Parkinson's disease, Psychiatric disorders

This PhD Programme has the aim of train researchers in the fields of basic and applied Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry, with an interdisciplinary approach. With this perspective, the programme includes researchers from different knowledge areas from the fields of Neurobiology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Clinical and Health Psychology and Psychiatry. It is an interuniversity programme, shared by the Universities of Santiago de Compostela (coordinator), A Coruña and Vigo.


University of Santiago de Compostela, Praza do Obradoiro, Santiago de Compostela, Spain