Competent authority Authority
Neuroscientist (m/f)
German: Neurowissenschaftler/-in

Fields of work

Neuroscientists are employed, for example

  • at universities and research institutes
  • in hospitals
  • in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry
  • in medical technology companies

Professional experience

Neuroscientists examine the structure and function of the nervous system and brain in people and animals. They research molecular connections, the neuronal processes in the brain and medical conditions relating to the central nervous system. They use these findings, for example, to optimise brain research using image processing and to further develop pharmaceutical products.

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