Brain and Mind Institute

Training Opportunities

Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Western's graduate program in neuroscience is unique within the province of Ontario, enabling students to obtain an M.Sc. or Ph.D specifically in Neuroscience. Learn More

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Graduate Program in Medical Biophysics

Western's graduate program in medical biophysics has a long and rich history of working with trainees who show great promise and aptitude for research. Learn More


Graduate Program in Psychology

Western's department of psychology offers graduate studies in many areas of psychology on a beautiful Canadian campus providing an excellent student experience. Learn More


School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Western's Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies offers a variety of resources for prospective and current students including information about programs and applications. Learn More

BMI Exchange Programs 

Through various exchange programs, the Brain and Mind Institute aims to provide its researchers, students and external partners with extraordinary opportunities for enhanced learning, research collaborations and new funding possibilities. Learn More

International Graduate Student Scholarship 

The Brain and Mind Institute is seeking MSc or PhD applicants in psychology, neuroscience, medical biophysics, or another related discipline for 2016-2017. Students from outside Canada will be eligible to be nominated for one of four awards.  Learn More

Western Cognitive Neuroscience Postdoctoral Fellowships

Up to 5 new postdoctoral scholars will be awarded fellowships at the Brain and Mind Institute.  The next competition deadline is June 2017. Results from the September 2016 competition will be available by November 1, 2016.  Learn More

BMI Postdoctoral Collaborative Research Grant

The Brain and Mind Institute has a new funding opportunity to support collaborative research projects conducted by BMI postdoctoral scholars from multiple labs. A call for proposals will be announced by mid October 2016.  Learn More
Postdoctoral, Graduate, & Research Assistant

Postdoctoral Competitive Edge Program

Western offers an extensive mentoring program to postdoctoral scholars to help strengthen CVs and maximize opportunities within the global job market. Learn More



Researchers in neurophysiology, psychology, and computer science at the Western University, York University, and Queen's University are teaming up to train the next generation of brain scientists. Learn More

Postdoctoral, Graduate, & Research Assistant

Labs at the Brain and Mind Institute

For information about opportunities available within a Lab, please visit our core members' websites or contact them directly. Learn More