PhD Fellowship Program: biologicals for PET at the Tracer Center Amsterdam, Netherlands

PhD Fellowship Program: biologicals for PET at the Tracer Center Amsterdam is open to researchers from around the world. They 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. Expires in 11 days!

Scholarship Description
Together with 5 other Early Stage Researchers (to be recruited by University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Uppsala University (UU), Johannes Gutenberg – University (JGU) and BioArctic (BA)) you will contribute to the implementation of PET-AlphaSy’s Work package 1 which focuses on positron emission tomography (PET) imaging of α-synuclein with biologicals like monoclonal antibodies. Within WP1 you will develop dual-labeling techniques of biologicals targeting α-synuclein. The biologicals will come from the pharmaceutical partners within the consortium. After in vitro evaluation, you will evaluate the new PET tracers in vivo together with one of the other PhD fellows hired for this project..

Award Value
Salary Scale PhD: 2336 to 2992 euro gross when employed full-time (depending on qualifications and experience).

Level and Area of Studies
Research program in biological sciences.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in the Netherlands.

Eligibility and 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.

Applicants’ Nationality
All nationalities are invited to apply.

Submission Deadline
23 December 2018.

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