Invitation to NIPS: NIPS Internship 2015 (approximately 2 weeks)

National Institute for Physiological Sciences (NIPS)) (Department of Physiological Sciences, School of Life Science, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI) invites foreign students who wish to stay at NIPS for approximately 2 weeks (internship) in FY2015. The aim of the internship is to provide students who are thinking of entrance to our PhD course program with an opportunity to experience our education system and research activity. We believe this opportunity will be very helpful to students in making a decision to enter our graduate university. We will support travel and stay expenses.

Here is the list of labs that are accepting interns this year. For more information on the labs, please refer to: http://www.nips.ac.jp/eng/research/section/

[ List of labs ]

  • ・Biophysics and Neurobiology
  • ・Membrane Physiology
  • ・Visual Information Processing
  • ・Cell Signaling
  • ・System Neurophysiology
  • ・Cerebral Structure
  • ・Cerebral Integration
  • ・Behavioral Development
  • ・Homeostatic Development
  • ・Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • ・Cardiocirculatory Signaling

To apply for the NIPS Internship 2015
(1) Please click HERE and register yourself.
(2) Please submit your CV and Academic records to internship2015@nips.ac.jp as PDF files, immediately.
(3)If you wish, you can also send PDF files of recommendation letter(s).

[Important Note] Without the submission of (2), your application is incomplete and we do NOT accept it.

Application deadline: February 6, 2015
Intern period:  approximately 2 weeks between May, 2015 and January, 2016
(The title of inquiry Email should be “NIPS Internship 2015”)
Amount of support: upper limit of the support including the airfare and accommodation fee is 200,000 Japanese Yen/person
Email address for inquiries : internship2015@nips.ac.jp

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