PhD student Statistical Methodology in Vaccine and Infectious Disease Research (2 mandates)
PhD in statistical methodology in vaccine and infectious disease research. The research activities are part of an interuniversity collaboration between the Institute VAXINFECTIO of the University of Antwerp, and the Center for Statistics, Hasselt University. The main interdisciplinary research themes are i) to improve and/or increase the understanding of the immune system, ii) to develop strategies for the containment of antibiotic resistance and iii) to develop new methodology in modeling infectious disease spread.
Licentiate, Master, or equivalent degree in (bio)statistics, mathematics, physics, biology or related field. (or equivalent).
The appointment takes effect from October 1, 2012 for a period of 2 years, extendable to a total period of 4 years.
Content job responsibilities:
Prof. dr. Niel HENS, +32-11-268232, email@example.com
Prof. dr. Marc AERTS, +32-11-268247, firstname.lastname@example.org
Prof. dr. Geert MOLENBERGHS, +32-11-268238, email@example.com
Content terms of employment and selection procedure:
Applicants must use the official application forms which can be downloaded herehttp://www.uhasselt.be/download/APengelsUH.doc.
Application by e-mail will only be taken into consideration when sent to the following address:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please add a copy of your diploma, a list of courses and your results per course. Without these we cannot evaluate your application.
The completed application forms must reach the above mentioned address no later than 06 March 2012.
Preselection on the basis of CV. Interview with the selected candidates.