Sussex Neuroscience

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University Schools

Sussex Neuroscience includes researchers from the following Schools: 

Interdisciplinary Research Centres and Groups

Major areas of collaboration between Neuroscientists across the four Schools are represented by the following groups:

Research Fellows

We would like to encourage promising young scientists to start their independent research careers at Sussex. If you are interested in having Sussex Neuroscience sponsor an application for a Fellowship or Career Development Award, please contact Leon Lagnado in the first instance (

Postdoctoral researchers

Our postdoctoral researchers are highly valued and potential applicants are welcome to contact group leaders directly.

4-year PhD Programme

Sussex Neuroscience now offers a 4-year PhD Programme that includes a first year of laboratory rotations and pre-PhD training, spanning all of our research themes, and attracting some of the brightest graduate students internationally.

Funded PhD studentships

In addition to the 4-year programme, we regularly advertise funded PhD Studentships supervised by individual group leaders.

Academic vacancies

Please look here for current vacancies at Sussex.