Students of Brain Research (SOBR) is a social and academic network designed to connect brain research students from different institutions and backgrounds across Victoria, Australia.

We span across every major Victorian University that researches the brain:

University of Melbourne

Monash University

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Swinburne University of Technology

Deakin University

La Trobe University

Victoria University


What we do

Link knowledge in brain research across Victoria.

Connect students & researchers to develop networks.

Support skill development via professional events.


We thank our past and present sponsors:

Latest news

2021 SOBR Committee Election

Elections for the 2021 SOBR committee will be held on Wednesday 9th December at 5.30pm via Zoom To nominate for a position, simply email secretary@sobrnetwork.org by midday Wednesday 9th December and let us know which position... READ MORE

2020 Student Symposium

Since SOBR’s launch in 2011, the annual Student Symposium has become a gathering of scientists in Victoria who are interested in all aspects of neuroscience. SOBR prides itself in providing opportunities for all... READ MORE