Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience (KISN)

Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience (KISN)

Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience (KISN) is a leading research centre investigating the emergence of space, time and memory in the brain.


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    Photo: Geir Mogen/Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience


    Our vision: To understand the emergence of higher brain functions


Jobs at KISN

Jobs at KISN

We are looking for dedicated employees to join us. Take a look at our vacant positions.

Jobs website

Staff at KISN

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Centres at KISN

Centres at KISN

Groups at KISN

Groups at KISN

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Moser group:

Space and memory
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Witter group:

Functional neuranatomy
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Kentros group:

Transgenic investigation of neural circuits
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Roudi group:

SPINOr: Stat.Phys. of Inference and Network Organizaton
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Whitlock group:

Cognitive motor function
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Yaksi group:

Sensory computations
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Doeller & Kaplan group:
Translational neuroscience
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Navarro Schröder Group
Vision and navigation
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Quattrocolo Group: 

Circuit development

Nigro Group
Perception and cognition

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Admin & Tech