PhD Student

Last application date
Sep 30, 2020 16:08
Department
GE38 - Department of Human Structure and Repair
Employment category
Doctoral fellow
Contract
Limited duration
Degree
High School Degree with major in Sciences or in Europe, Master in Medecine
Occupancy rate
100%
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 : anne-francoise.spinoit@uzgent.be