People at the Max Planck School of Cognition

The logistic hub of the Max Planck School of Cognition is located at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig, Germany. Our students, however, can conduct their doctoral research with one of 46 scientific experts at 29 institutions in 16 cities across Germany, the Netherlands and England. Below you can find more information on who is part of our School.

Which researchers can I conduct my doctoral thesis with?
The fellows supervise students at the different partner institutions and support their training within the Max Planck School of Cognition through exclusive courses, workshops, and a close mentoring relationship during their research project. Here you'll find a list of all our fellows. more
Adjunct Faculty
Doctoral candidates will be able to rotate through one of these labs during the orientation year (1st year). more
These are our doctoral students
In September 2019, our first cohort of PhD students will start their lab rotation year. Here, you can find an overview of who they are. more
What is the role of our mentors?
In September 2019, our first doctoral candidates will initiate their doctoral journey. In order for this to run smoothly, the so-called 0-year students and mentors will serve as buddys for our first cohort. more
Who is actually coordinating the School?
Here you find contact information on those people who coordinate and organize the School in Leipzig, e.g. Scientificic Coordinator, Curriculum Officer, Financial Coordinator, International Officer or Media & Marketing Manager. more
Who is taking care of the e-Learning?
If you want to know who is taking care of the e-Learning portal and who our e-Tutors are, then you'll find more information here. more

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