Neurex is one of the most important European networks in the field of neuroscience, be it basic, fundamental or applied. Structured in 2001, it federates a hundred and ten laboratories and more than a thousand researchers within the universities of Strasbourg (France), Basel (Switzerland) and Freiburg im Breisgau (Germany).

The workforce

  • Picture of Stéphanie KLIPFEL

    Ms. Stéphanie KLIPFEL

    Executive Director

  • Picture of Pascale PIGUET

    Dr Pascale PIGUET

    Scientific Director

  • Domitille B

    Dr Domitille BOUDARD

  • Christine Paasch

    Ms. Christine PAASCH

    Administrative coordinator

  • Picture of Gundel JAEGER

    Ms. Gundel JAEGER

    Project assistant

The scientific board


  • Picture of Jean-Christophe CASSEL

    Prof. Jean-Christophe CASSEL (President)

    Laboratory of Cognitive & Adaptative Neurosciences (LNCA – UMR 7237), Strasbourg

  • Lelievre Vincent

    Prof. Vincent LELIEVRE (Treasurer)

    Institute for Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience (INCI – UPR 3212), Strasbourg

  • Luc Dupuis

    Dr Luc DUPUIS

    Central & peripheral mechanisms of neurodegeneration (UMR-S INSERM - U1118), Strasbourg


  • Picture of Jean-Christophe CASSEL

    Prof. Dr Cornelius WEILLER (Vice-President)

    Dept. of Neurology, Neurozentrum, Freiburg im Breisgau

  • Lelievre Vincent

    Prof Dr Andrew STRAW

    Institute for Biology I, Freiburg im Breisgau

  • Luc Dupuis

    Prof. Dr Ulrich EGERT

    Bernstein Center Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau



  • josef bischofberger

    Prof. Dr Josef BISCHOFBERGER (Vice-President)

    Department of Biomedicine, Institute of anatomy, Basel

  • christian cajochen

    Prof. Dr Christian Cajochen

    Chronobiology lab., University Psychiatry Clinic (UPK), Basel

  • kempf anissa

    Prof. Dr Anissa Kempf

    Biozentrum, Basel

  • Luc Dupuis

    Dr Pascale PIGUET

    Department of Biomedicine, Institute of Psychology, Basel