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Find out more about working at the Netherlands Cancer Institute

Throughout the year we have vacancies for group leaders, postdoctoral fellows, Ph.D. students and technicians. Also, for masters students and student technicians we offer rotation projects. Below we have listed the current vacancies. If you are interested in a position at our institute, please contact one of our group leaders.

We offer a stimulating and interactive research environment, state of the art facilities, a competitive salary (including possibilities for additional tax-reduction for non-Dutch employees) and housing facilities in the vicinity of the Institute. Researchers at the Netherlands Cancer Institute have no teaching obligations.

On the  Education page you can see which vacancies are currently available for Ph.D. students and postdocs.


The NKI has a sizeable postdoc community of approximately 180 scientist. It is a highly international community with fifty percent of postdocs hailing from 28 various nations, besides the Netherlands. To support this diverse community, an active postdoc committee, postdocs@NKI, was started in 2011.

Click here to read more about out aims and activities.

Job opportunities

Vacancy Postdoctoral Researcher

Vacancy PhD Student Biomarker discovery for prostate cancer treatment response

Vacancy PhD project on Myxoid Liposarcoma (MLS)

Vacancy Postdoc In vivo cancer drug target discovery screens exploiting T-cell immunity

Vacancy PhD Student Image-guided navigation surgery in rectal cancer

Vacancy Postdoc Developing improved immunotherapy for melanoma using advanced antibodies

Vacancy PhD Student Physics - Biomedical engineering/medical physics

Vacancy Postdoc Treatment Plan Optimization MR-Linac

Vacancy Postdoc Treatment Plan Adaptation MR-Linac

Vacancy Postdoc portal dosimetry MR-Linac

Vacancy PhD or Postdoc KWF project Epigenetic Pathways in Cancer

Vacancy Technical scientist (Postdoc or PhD) implementation team Image Guided Surgery

Vacancy Postdocs for functional genomics exploiting T cell immunity and metabolism for cancer drug target discovery

Vacature Klinisch Fysisch Medewerker

Vacature Postdoc Fysicus Brachy- en Ablatieve Therapieën

Vacancy PhD Student Radiomics and Quantitative Imaging

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