Job ID: 97244

The PhD @ CERVO Program – Quebec city, Canada

Position: Ph.D. Student

Deadline: 31 January 2023

Employment Start Date: 1 September 2023

City: Quebec

Country: Canada

Institution: CERVO Brain Research Centre, affiliated to Université Laval



PhD @ CERVO is an international graduate student recruitment competition to find outstanding students who want to pursue graduate studies in Neuroscience. Prospective students are invited to browse this website to identify their area of interest and to learn more about CERVO, Université Laval and the city of Québec, Canada, and to submit an application to our program through the our website. A selection committee, composed of researchers in the program, will review all applications.

Pre-selected candidates will be contacted for an interview in the weeks following the submission deadline.

Candidates selected after the interviews will be offered a scholarship to pursue their PhD at our research center in one of the available laboratories of their choice. Students can also apply to many open governmental and private programs for additional scholarships.


The CERVO brain research centre is affiliated with Université Laval in Quebec City, Canada. It’s mission is to search for the causes of neurological and psychiatric diseases and to advance our knowledge in the treatment of these devastating diseases, through basic and clinical neuroscience research. CERVO is a leading multi-disciplinary research and training environment of 15,000 square meters with >40 laboratories and over >250 trainees and staff pursuing basic and clinical neuroscience research. CERVO offers transdisciplinary environment with the state-of-the-art facilities aiming to understand the Central Nervous System at the molecular, cellular, systems and clinical levels in the normal and pathological states.