HSfN letter in support of Prof. Nikos Logothetis

HSfN submitted a letter (see pdf below) to FENS during the FENS forum 2018 in Berlin, supporting Prof. Nikos Logothetis, at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics (MPI-BC) in Tübingen.  Prof. Logothetis has been driven to close its primate research following a lack of appropriate support from the MPS’s leadership, after harassment and unsubstantiated allegations by “animal rights” activists that commenced in 2014. The members of the Hellenic Society for Neuroscience (HSfN) express our solidarity and support to Prof. Nikos Logothetis and his colleagues, as well as our serious concern over the far-reaching consequences of the way this closure came to effect (more…)

Post-doctoral position at the ΙnfrafrontierGR/Phenotypos program

Βιοεπιστήμονας με Διδακτορικό δίπλωμα Βιοϊατρικού ή Νευροεπιστημονικού ή Νευροψυχολογικού ή Γνωσιακού περιεχομένου Έργο: Eφαρμογή διαδικασιών φαινοτυπικής αξιολόγησης των συμπεριφορικών αλλοιώσεων ζωικών προτύπων http://www.elke.uoa.gr/proc_persons_details.aspx?id=2169 Στο έντυπο της προκήρυξης, 3. Συνεργάτης ΠΕ (Πανεπιστημιακής Εκπαίδευσης) Βιοεπιστήμονας με PhD  Πληροφορίες, Αντώνης Σταματάκης, astam@nurs.uoa.gr Καταληκτική ημερομηνία για την υποβολή της πρότασης ορίζεται η 03η/ 08/2018 (more…)

Dr. Stylianopoulou receives FKNE mentoring award

Dr. Fotini Stylianopoulou, Professor Emeritus of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens and President of the General Council of the Hellenic Pasteur Institute has been awarded the FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence Mentoring Prize for her outstanding contributions in  facilitating the careers of neuroscientists in Europe. The award ceremony took place during the FENS forum in Berlin. You can see pictures from the ceremony below and read the press release here. (more…)