About us

The Geneva University Neurocenter is a multidisciplinarity center that regroups more than 60 research groups affiliated to several departments within Geneva University. Members of the Neurocenter conduct cutting-edge research in various areas of Neuroscience, in relation to both health and disease, for human beings (adults and children) as well as for animals. The Neurocenter coordinates also teaching programs on neurobiology and cognitive sciences. In addition, it organizes numerous seminars, conferences, and public events, such as the annual Brain Awareness week in Geneva and educational programs for the public at Bioscope.

Contact: neurocenter@unige.ch


Prof Daniel Huber (Faculty of Medicine, UNIGE)


Prof Daphne Bavelier (Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, UNIGE)
Dr Camille Piguet (Department of Psychiatry, HUG)
Prof Anthony Holtmaat (Faculty of Medecine, UNIGE)
Prof Emi Nagoshi (Faculty of Science, UNIGE)
Prof Pierre Mégevand (Department of Clinical Neuroscience, HUG)

Education and communication

Dr Delphine Jochaut (Master program & communication)
Dr Mona Spiridon (Education outreach & communication)


Photos of the group leaders:
Carla da Silva, www.dasilvacarla.com

Neurocenter video:
Design: Romain Dewaele (UNIGE)
Production: Justine Giliberto (HUG), Franck Schneider (HUG) & Mona Spiridon (UNIGE)