Mittwoch, 22 Mai 2019 09:58

PhD student (m/f) Empfehlung

  • Titel/Bezeichnung: PhD student (m/f)
  • Typ: Vollzeit
  • Stellenanbieter / Arbeitgeber: Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, IVTD-Department of Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences
  • Straße: Laarbeeklaan 103
  • Postleitzahl: 1090
  • Stadt: Brussel
  • Land: Belgien
  • Ansprechpartner/in: Prof. Mathieu Vinken; Prof. Steven Ballet
  • Telefon: +32(0)2 477 45 87; +32(0)2 629 32 92
  • Email: mathieu.vinken[at]; steven.ballet[at]
  • Beschreibung:

    PhD student (m/f)

    The Research Group of In Vitro Toxicology and Dermato-Cosmetology (IVTD) of the Department of Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences and the Research Group of Organic Chemistry (ORGC) of the Departments of Chemistry and Bioengineering Sciences of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) are looking for a motivated PhD student (m/f) to support their experimental drug development research.

    Job description

    * You will be involved in an innonative research project focused on the production and testing of pannexin peptidomimetics as novel therapeutics for the treatment of liver disease.
    * You will perform chemical synthesis and optimization of peptidomimetics (ORGC).
    * You will perform cell cultivation experiments and molecular biology analyses (IVTD).
    * Your scientific work should result in several manuscripts published in internationals peer-reviewed journals and a PhD thesis in pharmaceutical sciences.
    * You will assist to a minimal extent in the organization of practical courses for students in bachelor and master in pharmaceutical sciences.

  • Qualifikationen:


    * You have a master degree in pharmaceutical sciences, chemistry, (bio)medical sciences, bioengineering sciences or equivalent.
    * You are a dynamic and flexible person.
    * You are able to work independently, yet as a team member, and accurately.
    * You have excellent presentation and communication skills both written and oral.
    * You have a good knowledge of the English language both written and oral.

  • Wie bewerben?:


    * A young, dynamic and stimulation work environment at IVTD and ORGC.
    * A yearly renewable contract as a full-time PhD student at the VUB for 4 years.
    * Start date: 1 October 2019.


    Prof. Mathieu Vinken
    IVTD-Department of Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences
    Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy-VUB
    Laarbeeklaan 103-1090 Brussels-Belgium
    Tel: +32(0)2 477 45 87; E-mail: mathieu.vinken[at]

    Prof. Steven Ballet
    ORGC-Departments of Chemistry and Bioengineering Sciences
    Faculty of Sciences and Bioengineering Sciences-VUB
    Pleinlaan 2-1050 Brussels-Belgium
    Tel: +32(0)2 629 32 92; E-mail: steven.ballet[at]


    Please send your application file by e-mail before 1 July 2019 to Prof. Mathieu Vinken and
    Prof. Steven Ballet. The application file must contain:
    - An application letter including your motivation for this position.
    - Report cards including your scores during your bachelor and master education.
    - Your Curriculum Vitae.

  • Bewerbungsschluss (Eingangsdatum): Sonntag, 30 Juni 2019
  • Anzahl offene Stellen: 1