International Collaborations


The Brain and Mind actively seeks both national and international partnerships to provide its researchers, students and external partners with extraordinary opportunities for enhanced learning, research collaborations and new funding possibilities. 

Exchange Programs

Geneva Neuroscience Center - University of Geneva in Geneva,Switzerland
In April of 2014, Western University and the University of Geneva approved an exchange program for graduate students, researchers, professors and teaching staff. 

Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour - Radboud University in Nijmegen, Netherlands
A Joint Research Symposium was held on June 1, 2016, followed by a meeting the next day with researchers from both the Brain and Mind Institute and the Donders Institute to establish an exchange program for PhD students and postdoctoral fellows.  The first competition was held in October 2016. For more information, visit

Western International is dedicated to fostering international learning and administers various funding opportunities to support international activity in research. Learn More

National and Worldwide Collaborations