23 December 2018.


Amsterdam, Netherlands.

(Paid Opportunity)


The PhD fellowship | biologicals for PET at the Tracer Center Amsterdam.

This is one of three PhD fellowships that is available at the Tracer Center Amsterdam, Department of Radiology & Nuclear Medicine of VUmc, The Netherlands, with an anticipated start on February 1st 2019.

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Our consortium has assembled 6 radiopharmaceutical frontline academic and 10 non-academic partners to train the next generation of radiopharmaceutical scientists. Our training will be focused on an unmet scientific need for Parkinson’s Disease (PD).

Specializations for studying on this opportunity

  • Biology
  • pharmacology
  • Radiology
  • Nuclear
  • Medicine

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Program Period

 3 years program.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The researcher must not have resided or carried out his/her main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the Netherlands for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to his/her recruitment – unless as part of a procedure for obtaining refugee status under the Geneva Convention .
  • The researcher must be Early Stage Researcher (ESR): at time of recruitment he/she must be in the first 4 years (full-time equivalent research experience) of his/her research careers and must not have been awarded a doctoral degree.
  • You must be skilled individual with excellent analytical skills, good command of written and spoken English and should be able to work in a team as well as independently.
  • Obtained a MSc degree in biology, pharmacology, chemistry or equivalent.
  • Experience in radiochemistry (89Zr) with biologicals is prefered.
  • Experience with in vitro methodology.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid Opportunity)

  • Salary Scale PHD: 2336 tot 2992 euro gross when employed full-time (depending on qualifications and experience).
  • In addition we give a bonus of 8,3% of the year’s salary at the end of the year and 8% of the year’s salary as holiday bonus. VUmc employees can profit from a advantageous health care insurance and other benefits.
  • According to the rules of the EU, PhD fellows working in a ITN program might have additional salary bonus as living and family allowance. These are to be established based on the personal situation of the candidate.

How to Apply

 First Step: Upload your CV and Fill the Application Form from here

-The application must include:

  • A motivation letter;
  • Acurriculum vitae;
  • A list of peer reviewed publications;
  •  A possible letters of recommendation;
  • Diplomas.

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