ORGANISATION/COMPANYGerman Cancer Research Center
RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences › OtherMedical sciences › OtherPharmacological sciences › OtherPhysics › Other
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)Recognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE15/03/2020 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONGermany › Heidelberg
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK38
OFFER STARTING DATE15/01/2020
IS THE JOB RELATED TO STAFF POSITION WITHIN A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE?Yes
Are you looking for an excellent opportunity to expand your research experience and to complement your clinical and scientific training?
Apply for one of our two-year FELLOWSHIPS in CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH for Clinician Scientists and Medical Scientists.
Fellows will be hosted at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) or the National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT) Heidelberg.
DKFZ CLINICIAN SCIENTIST PROGRAM FELLOWSHIPS
Team up with a strong partner to support your translational research ambitions!
Strengthen your profile through tailored mentoring and training opportunities to gain basic and translational cancer research experience in a world-class scientific setting.
We are seeking highly motivated physicians who are currently conducting specialized medical training and who wish to enhance their careers. The DKFZ Clinician Scientist Fellowships are characterized by protected research time, comprehensive training offers and intersectoral mentoring relationships.
Use this unique opportunity to complement your clinical training and to actively develop your long-term career perspectives as a clinician scientist!
NCT HEIDELBERG SCHOOL OF ONCOLOGY FELLOWSHIPS
Be part of NCT Heidelberg – where cancer research meets patient care!
Get protected research time to work on one of two current topics in clinical cancer research, Digital Oncology and Clinical Trials. Benefit from specific mentoring by experts and a tailored career service, complemented by a plethora of networking and training opportunities.
The HSO² Fellowship Program aims to bridge translational cancer research and clinical practice by strengthening the profiles of early-career Clinician Scientists and Medical Scientists.
Apply now to enhance your professional development at NCT Heidelberg, a leading center for translational cancer research.
Join us to…
- Expand your research experience
- Complement your clinical and scientific training
- Take advantage of protected time for your research
- Receive comprehensive training and tailored mentoring
- Make use of state-of-the-art research facilities and infrastructure
- Extend your network and meet colleagues working in basic and translational research
Submit your complete application materials (in English) as one PDF file via our online application portal.
Deadline: March 15, 2020
Please find further information and eligibility criteria on the website of the Clinician Scientist Program
Salaries for DKFZ Clinician Scientist Fellowships are competitive by national standards and are negotiated and confirmed during the recruitment phase should a fellowship be offered.
Fellowship contracts are initially offered for a duration of two years and can be used within the Clinician Scientist Program period of 4 years, e.g. if clinical work needs to be interspersed. We acknowledge that clinician scientists' careers need to be handled with a great amount of flexibility. Therefore, Fellows are required to develop their individual fellowship timeline together with their mentors and present this to the Clinician Scientist Program Office within the first 1,5 months after starting the fellowship.
DKFZ Clinician Scientist Fellowships are offered to physicians who are conducting specialized medical training and who wish to enhance their careers. The fellowships are distinguished by protected research time, comprehensive training offers and intersectoral mentoring relationships.
The center supports you to expand your research experience and to establish your own scientific network. Use this unique opportunity to complement your clinical training and to actively develop your long-term career perspectives as a clinician scientist!
Find more information below about eligibility criteria and details on how to apply on the website of the Clinician Scientist Program.
Information on the selection process can be found on the website of the Clinician Scientist Program.
The DKFZ Clinician Scientist Program is supported by the Dieter Morszeck Foundation.
Required Research Experiences
RESEARCH FIELDMedical sciences › Medicine
YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE1 - 4
REQUIRED LANGUAGESENGLISH: Good
The application document should comprise:
- Curriculum vitae (incl. publication list and documentation of your clinical/research experience)
- One-page motivation letter (incl. statement of your research interests)
- Copy of degree certificates (originals, transcripts and translations if applicable)
- Contact details of two references who are familiar with your work
- Applications need to be submitted in English.
- Candidates are encouraged to contact division heads and group leaders before application to discuss potential projects.
During submission of your application you will be asked to indicate your personal preference(s) for the available fellowship tracks.
EURAXESS offer ID: 474790
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