Centre for Brain Research


View useful notices from the CBR.

  • Could you be hypnotised?
    02 June 2017
    A team of neuroscientists led by Associate Professor Greg Anson, Professor Winston Byblow and Associate Professor Jim Stinear are recruiting healthy right-handed individuals between 18 and 40 years old for a study of motor imagery and hypnosis.
  • How is your brain wired?
    29 May 2017
    Sensory processing, brain plasticity and ageing volunteers needed.
  • Gavel Club for people with aphasia needs volunteers
    23 January 2017
    In the powerful words of one Gavel Club member; “The Gavel Club and its volunteers have helped to rebuild my world.” Contribute to a group that personifies recovery-in-action now!
  • Participants needed for a study of the effects of addiction on the brain
    21 September 2016
    We are looking for volunteers to join our latest research study. Our exciting new venture already has ethics approval and involves using fMRI to measure the effects of addition on the brain.
  • New tinnitus research study needs participants
    20 September 2016
    This study aims to discover the potential changes in tinnitus perception following different types of sound stimulation.
  • PhD opportunity: Disturbed haemodynamics in a computational atlas of the coronary arteries
    31 October 2014
    The ideal candidate will have an excellent academic record with an interest in fluid mechanics, programming (such as MATLAB, C/C++, Python, Java), MRI imaging, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and statistics. It is likely that candidates will have an engineering, physics or mathematics background.
  • Test our website
    We invite you to test the University of Auckland website. It will only take 10 minutes of your time and you will be entered into the draw to win an Apple sports watch!