MPFI is committed to training the scientists of tomorrow. Our training programs provide talented scientists with unparalleled resources at all levels of their education.

Academic Programs

Max Planck Academy

Cutting edge scientific training for all levels of education

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MPFI provides undergraduate science majors the opportunity to gain intensive lab research experience learning from some of the world‘s best neuroscientists in a state-of -the-art research facility …

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Postbaccalaureate Program

This program provides research experience and exposure to students who have graduated from college and are planning to apply to graduate or professional school in the future. After graduation, some students take time off to decide which programs to apply to and to polish their application materials…

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IMPRS Ph.D. Students

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) welcomes the next generation of the best and brightest researchers into their laboratories to train with world-renowned scientists while taking part in scientific breakthroughs and advancements in neuroscience …

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M.D. / Ph.D. Program

This dual degree program provides talented students with cutting-edge training to become physician-scientists. The program allows students to complete their Ph.D. research in one of MPFI’s state-of-the-art neuroscience labs while earning their medical degree from FAU’s College of Medicine ...

M.D./Ph.D. Program

Postdoctoral Training

MPFI is seeking postdoctoral researchers interested in joining a dedicated and collaborative team in pursuit of a better understanding of brain function, structure and development ...

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Advanced Courses

Advanced Neuroimaging Course

Cutting edge microscopy techniques from leaders in the field

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