µNEURO Centre of Excellence

The µNEURO Centre of Excellence strives to conduct translational neuropathological research and identify pathogenic mechanisms in neurodevelopmental and -degenerative disorders on a cell-to-organism wide scale.









Image obtained from: Scholtens LH, van den Heuvel MP. Multimodal connectomics in psychiatry: bridging scales from micro to macro. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. 2018 Sep 1;3(9):767-76.


µNEURO promotor: Prof. Dr. Jan Sijbers

µNEURO co-promotors: Prof. Dr. Steven Staelens, Prof. Dr. Sigrid Stroobants, Prof. Dr. Jonathan Baets, Prof. Dr. Patrick Cras, Prof. Dr. Sarah Weckhuysen, Prof. Dr. Winnok De Vos, Prof. Dr. Samir Kumar-Singh, Prof. Dr. Jean-Pierre Timmermans, Prof. Dr. Marleen Verhoye, Prof. Dr. Vincent Timmerman


Piet Bladt
Research manager
Campus Drie Eiken, Gebouw N
Universiteitsplein 1
2610 Wilrijk
Tel. +32 (0) 3 265 24 45