Maastricht University is renowned for its unique, innovative, problem-based learning system, which is characterized by a small-scale and student-oriented approach. Research at UM is characterized by a multidisciplinary and thematic approach, and is concentrated in research institutes and schools. Maastricht University has around 20,000 students and 4,700 employees. Reflecting the university's strong international profile, a fair amount of both students and staff are from abroad. The university hosts 6 faculties: Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Faculty of Law, School of Business and Economics, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience.
NUTRIM School for Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism
NUTRIM School for Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism is part of the Faculty of Health Medicine and Life Sciences of the Maastricht University. NUTRIM catalyses translational research into metabolic and chronic inflammatory disorders (i.e. metabolic syndrome/diabetes, IBD/intestinal failure and COPD) that will contribute to innovative personalized lifestyle and medicine approaches with a focus on nutrition, toxicology and metabolism. Within NUTRIM, approximately 400 scientists including 245 PhD students, and an additional 70 support staff members work interdisciplinary together in 16 Biomedical, clinical, and behavioral-science departments. Through its research master and PhD programme NUTRIM aims to educate investigators of high scientific excellence and ambassadors to support and develop this research field.
TNO (Nederlandse organisatie voor Toegepast-Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek) is one of the major contract research organisations in Europe. With a staff of approximately 2,600 and an annual turnover of 580 million euros, TNO is carrying out research in order to achieve impact within the following nine units: Healthy Living; Industry; Traffic & Transport; Energy; Buildings; Infrastructure & Maritime; Information & Communication Technology; Defence, Safety and Security; Circular Economy & Environment; and Strategic Analysis & Policy. TNO functions as an intermediary between research organisations and industry. By translating scientific knowledge into practical applications, TNO contributes to the innovation capacity of businesses and government. TNO is involved in many international projects (about 30% of the market turnover), including EU-funded collaborations.
Ph D Position On Bitumen Chemometrics, Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), Netherlands, 22 days ago
Research into material ageing is crucial to deal with ageing infrastructure and the growing pressure on the lack of natural resources. Bituminous materials are widely used in paving and sealant ap...
2 Ph D Positions On Public Participation And Informality (In Health And Medicine), Maastricht... (# Of Pos: 2), Maastricht University (UM), Netherlands, 28 days ago
The terms of employment of Maastricht University are set out in the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (CAO). Furthermore, local UM provisions also apply. For more information look ...
Funded Ph D Opportunity In Health Economics, Maastricht University (UM), Netherlands, 9 days ago
The Department of Health Services Research (HSR), Maastricht University, is looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated student for a 4-year funded PhD position in the field of health economi...
Ph D On Bitumen Properties And Rejuvenation, Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), Netherlands, 22 days ago
This research aims at having a better insight into current changes and mapping the potential sources of change in the binder market in relation to binder property or quality and consistency. Anoth...
Ph D Position At The Maastricht Sustainability Institute, Maastricht University (UM), Netherlands, 22 days ago
We are looking for a candidate who has the competence and interest in working in a new and ambitious 4-year RVO project, ‘BIPV(T) geeft mooi energie!’, which is about an innovative and integrated ...
4 Year Ph D Position In Ai Safety For Automated Driving (1.0 Fte), Utrecht University, Netherlands, about 4 hours ago
The General Interaction group at the Department of Information and Computing Sciences currently offers a 4-year PhD position. The group is led by Professor Peter Werkhoven. The position includes ...