Postdoctoral Researchers (MD.PhD or MSc.PhD)

Postdoctoral Researchers (MD.PhD or MSc.PhD)

Jouw functie

The Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) is the only Comprehensive Cancer Center in The Netherlands (Amsterdam). It is a well-organized and dynamic cancer research institute accommodating over 50 research groups and advanced core facilities. It is an internationally renowned center covering fundamental, translational and clinical cancer research.

The department of Radiology, chaired by Professor R. Beets-Tan, pursues research in oncological imaging covering a broad spectrum of cancer types. Imaging research extends to various cancer types and our aim is to improve current imaging procedures, as well as to develop image-based methods to assist clinicians in stratifying cancer patients for personalised treatment. We recognise the multidisciplinary vitality of our research environment, where experts from different fields from bioinformaticians to clinical radiologists freely collaborate to ultimately improve the quality of the medical research. This will involve multidisciplinary clinical and translational research in various cancer types in the different fields of multiparametric imaging and/or artificial intelligence.

Jouw profiel

We are looking for two ambitious and enthusiastic postdoctoral researchers with a strong background in a quantitative subject (AI and/or multiparametric imaging) who hold the degree of MSc.PhD. or MD.PhD. You will be part of a team of a multidisciplinary group consisting of PhD students, postdoctoral researchers, and clinical radiologists. We offer the use of excellent research facilities. The candidate should preferably have had experience in supervising research teams; have excellent communication, collaboration, and organizational skills, able to work under stress conditions and fluent in spoken and written English. The candidate should have knowledge of TensorFlow, Keras, or PyTorch and at least one statistical library of choice.

Jouw ontwikkelingsmogelijkheden en arbeidsvoorwaarden

You will work in a dynamic international scientific environment and collaborate with colleagues at the NKI and at other institutes.The appointment will initially be for 2 years. The terms of employment will be in accordance with the CAO Ziekenhuizen (Collective Labor Agreement for Hospitals).

For further information please contact Prof. Regina Beets-Tan, Chair Dept Radiology.

The NKI values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that stimulates the best in each individual. Applications of all individuals are welcomed regardless of age, ancestry, religion, disability, distance from the labor market, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Acquisition for this vacancy is not appreciated.