The Groningen Research Institute of Pharmacy and the Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials of the Faculty of Science and Engineering is offering PhD funding for Biophysics of Nanomedicines. The grant is open to national or international students, starting before June 1st, 2018.
The University of Groningen is a public research university in the city of Groningen in the Netherlands. The university was founded in 1614 and is one of the oldest universities in the Netherlands as well as one of its largest.
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English is the language of instruction at Simon Fraser University. All applicants, regardless of country of origin or citizenship status, will be required to demonstrate competence in the English language prior to admission.
Application Deadline: February 15, 2018
Course Level: award is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: award is awarded to study Biophysics of Nanomedicines.
Award: The PhD student will be enrolled in the PhD programme and receive a scholarship of € 2099 per month (gross) from the University of Groningen for a period of 4 years.
Number of Awards: Not Known
The award can be taken in the Netherlands
Eligible Countries: Both national and international students are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Successful candidates will have completed a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in physics, pharmacy, chemistry or a related, relevant field. They have a good command of English (oral and written), are enthusiastic and have the ability to work in an interdisciplinary team, have a passion for science, are highly motivated to work in biophysics/drug delivery, possess excellent communication skills and an affinity for writing scientific papers and delivering presentations. Experience with the described research topic and techniques is an advantage.
English Language Requirements: English is the language of instruction at Simon Fraser University. All applicants, regardless of country of origin or citizenship status, will be required to demonstrate competence in the English language prior to admission.
The submission should contain the following:
- A cover letter introducing yourself, describing your motivation and qualifications to conduct scientific research, your expectations of the PhD programme and your choice for the particular project.
- A full CV demonstrating academic excellence, including publications and presentations (if applicable), and a copy of your passport
- A certified copy or scan of your MSc diploma (or equivalent; provide a certified University letter stating when your graduation will be if between the application deadline and start of the project) and academic records
- Proof of sufficient competence in English
- Names and contact details of two academic references.
How to Apply:
Please upload complete application in English as a single PDF-file until 14 February 23:59 / before 15 February 2018 Dutch local time. Please upload entire application as “letter of motivation” by means of the application form.