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) and the National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT) in 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

 

Application:

Submit your complete application materials (in English) as one PDF file via our online application portal.


Deadline: March 15, 2020

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

Further information and eligibility criteria:

During submission of your application you will be asked to indicate your personal preference(s) for the available fellowship tracks.

Please note:   

  • Applications need to be submitted in English.
  • Candidates are encouraged to contact division heads and group leaders before application to discuss potential projects.

 

Contact:

Dr. Philipp Gebhardt
Phone +49 (0)6221/42-1668


The German Cancer Research Center is committed to increase the percentage of female scientists and encourages female applicants to apply. Among candidates of equal aptitude and qualifications, a person with disabilities will be given preference.                           

To apply for a position please use our online application portal (www.dkfz.de/jobs).

We ask for your understanding that we cannot return application documents that are sent to us by post (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Personalabteilung, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg) and that we do not accept applications submitted via email. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.