PhD Student

Last application date
Sep 30, 2020 16:08
GE38 - Department of Human Structure and Repair
Employment category
Doctoral fellow
Limited duration
High School Degree with major in Sciences or in Europe, Master in Medecine
Occupancy rate
Vacancy Type
Research staff

Job description

The position consist in a research position in the department HSR (Human Structure and Repair) at Ghent University and at Ghent University Hospital.

As a PhD researcher, you are expected to analyze and gather clinical data and transform these data into scientific publications is part of the function.

In order to reach the degree minimally 2 peer reviewed publications on the topic need to be published (or submitted for publication). Presentation of the research at international and local congresses is also required.

Profile of the candidate

  • You are interested in clinical and translational research.
  • You are willing to work in cooperation with a team of medical and academic staff to help gathering clinical data.
  • You are innovative, keen to work in team but also to spend time working alone.
  • You are interested in the specific population of pediatric patients suffering congenital urological conditions.
  • You are familiar with Access, SPSS, and clinical trials (red cap,...).
  • You are fluent in English, and if you do not speak dutch, you are keen to take basic lessons to be able to interpret medical data in Dutch.
  • You have experience in enrolling patients for research.
  • You have experience in research in genital surgery and in genital implants.
  • You have experience in presenting research outcomes

How to apply

Send your application (CV, motivation letter, background) by September 30th the latest, to Prof. Dr. Anne-Françoise Spinoit :