Applications are invited for LUMC LEaDing Fellows Postdocs Program in Netherlands. Applications are open for international students to pursue postdoctoral degree at Leiden University Medical Center in the 2019-2020 academic year.
The aim of the Scholarships is to enable and encourage academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||31 October 2018|
|Providers||:||Leiden University Medical Center(LUMC)|
|Course Level||:||Postdoctoral degree|
|Field of Study||:||The program offers two-year postdoc positions for research and training based on self-written project proposals. The program offers plenty of opportunities for career development, in the form of training (both research-related and general skills) and networking/collaboration with the four other LEaDing Fellows institutes and/or affiliated commercial and non-academic partners.|
Benefits of LUMC LEaDing Fellows Postdocs Program:
You work in an employment of 36 hours per week. You will receive a temporary appointment for the duration of 24 months. The salary depends on your education and experience and amounts to a maximum of € 4,216 gross per month for full-time employment (scale 10, CAO UMC).
Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
Number of Scholarships for LUMC LEaDing Fellows Postdocs Program:
This is a Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie COFUND program and offers 90 young researchers from all over the world the opportunity to work in the challenging and multidisciplinary research environment of the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Leiden University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Erasmus Medical Center and Delft University of Technology.
Eligibility for LUMC LEaDing Fellows Postdocs Program:
Eligible Countries: Researchers from all over the world are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
To be eligible for the program, you must be promoted before 1 May 2019, and up to 60 months before this date. In case of maternity leave, parental leave, medical specialization, and military service, an extension of this period is possible. In addition, you must meet the mobility criterion: You may not have worked/resided in the Netherlands for more than 12 months in the three years immediately prior to 1 May 2019.
English Language Requirements for LUMC LEaDing Fellows Postdocs Program:
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.