FAU President and Max Planck President


Work with World-Class Faculty Researchers

  • Summer research program
  • Directed independent research
  • Honors thesis

Cutting-Edge Neuroscience Technology Training Courses

  • 2-photon microscopy
  • Super-resolution microscopy
  • Electron microscopy
  • Electrophysiology

Join a World-Class STEM Campus in Jupiter

  • A partnership between renowned research institutes to build a program like no other in the world for undergraduate research excellence
  • Contribute your talent to the acceleration of excellence on the Jupiter campus


Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University is undergoing rapid development as a cutting-edge neuroscience research and educational institution. This process has been accelerated by the University’s partnerships with internationally known research organizations—Scripps Florida and the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience.

Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience

The Max Planck Society, Germany’s most successful research organization, has 83 institutes worldwide. The only institute in North America — Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience — is housed on the FAU Jupiter Campus. The FAU Max Planck Honors initiative will be one of the premier neuroscience partnerships across the world.