These enable young scientists to pursue postdoctoral research within one of the research groups in the institute in the following areas:

  • cancer
  • genetics and development
  • infections and inflammation
  • metabolism and hormones.

Candidates must hold a PhD not obtained at a Belgian university or a MD and must not have resided in Belgium for more than 12 months in the three years prior to application. It is mandatory to contact the group leader of the laboratory of choice before any application.

The one-year fellowships are renewable once and provide a tax-free monthly allowance of approximately €2,200. Health insurance, insurance against accidents on the way from home to work and registration fee for the university are also included.

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