Canadian Graduate Programs in Neuroscience

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University City, Province Website Title of program / center Chair Contact
Carleton University Ottawa, Ontario Department of Neuroscience Shawn Hayley Diane Trenouth, Department Administrator,
Concordia University Montreal, Quebec Center for studies in behavioral neurobiology Shimon Amir General information
Dalhousie University Halifax, Nova Scotia Neuroscience Institute Alan Fine
McGill University Montréal, Québec Integrated Program in Neuroscience Josephine Nalbantoglu Graduate Program Office
McMaster University Hamilton Ontario McMaster Integrative Neuroscience Discovery & Study graduate program Kathryn Murphy Sandra Murphy, program coordinator
Memorial University St-John’s Newfoundland Neuroscience program Neurosciences program at Memorial University Michiru Hirasawa, Neuroscience Program Coordinator
Queen’s University Kingston, Ontario Queen’s Graduate Neuroscience Center for Neuroscience Study Doug Munoz Graduate Coordinator:
James Reynold
Simon Fraser University Burnaby, British Columbia Graduate Certificate in Neuroscience Michael Silverman Email: Michael Silverman
Université de Montréal Montréal, Québec Département de Neurosciences Elaine Chapman (BSc)

Pierre-Paul Rompré (MSc and PhD)

Informations générales:
Université Laval Québec, Québec Graduate student positions at CERVO Brain Research Centre PhD@CERVO
Centre de Recherche CERVO de Québec Paul De Koninck Paul De Koninck
University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta Neuroscience UAlberta
Neuroscience Graduate program
Center for neuroscience John Greer Megan Airmet, Programs Administrator, Email:
University of British Columbia Vancouver, British Columbia Graduate Program in Neuroscience Steven R. Vincent
University of Calgary Calgary, Alberta Department of Neuroscience Sarah McFarlane et Cam Teskey Kasia Judycki, Graduate Program Administrator, Email:
University of Guelph Guelph, Ontario Collaborative Program in Neuroscience Neil MacLusky Wendy Arthur
University of Lethbridge Lethbridge, Alberta Department of Neuroscience
Canadian Institute for Behavioural Neuroscience
Robert Sutherland Amanda Mauthe-Kaddoura
University of Ottawa Ottawa, Ontario Neuroscience graduate program Paul Albert or Nicole Trudel, Academic Administrator officer:
University of Saskatchewan Saskatoon Saskatchewan
University of Toronto Toronto Ontario Collaborative Program in Neuroscience (CPIN) David R Hampson Tallie Rabin-Claassen, Interim Program Coordinator,
University of Victoria Victoria, British Columbia Graduate Program in Neuroscience Brian Christie program graduate secretary, Karen Myers
University of Windsor Windsor, Ontario Website under development Graduate and Undergraduate Program in Neuroscience Kirsten Polling, Chair of the Neuroscience Program
Western University London Ontario Graduate Program in Neuroscience Co-Directors: Dr. Stefan Kӧhler ( and
Dr. Susanne Schmid (
Susan Simpson (Program Coordinator)
Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo Ontario Centre for cognitive neuroscience J. Jones
York University Toronto Ontario Neuroscience Graduate Diploma Lauren Sergio Lauren Sergio

National programs

Program title Website Coordinator Contact
NSERC-CREATE: Training Program in Neuroengineering
NSERC-CREATE: Training Program in Computational Approaches in Neuroscience Action Control & Transformations (CAN-ACT)
CIHR Training Program in Neuroinflammation Sabrina Schramm
Neurophysics CIHR Training Grant Mario Méthot

International program

Program title Website Coordinator Canadian Contact
European Masters degree in Neuroscience Agnès Nadjar ( Université de Bordeaux Katalin Toth, Université Laval (

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