Full Professor Cell Biology / Systems Biology

Research / Academic

As a full professor in cell biology/systems biology, you are part of the Radboud Institute of Molecular Life Sciences (RIMLS).

We are looking for an opportunity to initiate a new, internationally competitive line of biological research that is complementary to the research that is currently being performed in our institute. We particularly see opportunities for complementary molecular, cell biological and computational research in the areas of single-cell genomics and systems biology.

You want to contribute to the institute’s teaching at the Bachelor and Master student level, and you will take up management tasks.

You are excited to work in an international team, and you will seek collaborations with the greater community of interdisciplinary scientists at Radboud University and Radboud university medical center (Radboudumc).

You actively look for opportunities to obtain substantial external funding. Furthermore, you provide an active and stimulating contribution to the continuous improvement, internationalisation and positioning of our institut


You are a senior scientist who holds a doctoral degree and have demonstrated academic leadership skills. You want to build a strong research group of PhD students and postdoctoral researchers.
In addition, you should:

  • have excellent scientific qualities, illustrated by a track record of publications in high-ranking scientific journals in your own field as well as in interdisciplinary journals;
  • be a team player who is able to communicate well with other scientists and supporting staff;
  • have a well-defined (inter)national network;
  • have broad experience in molecular and cell biology, which has resulted in collaborative experimental research in adjacent disciplines;
  • have a proven track record of teaching experience and qualities;
  • have shown to be successful in grant applications.

Salary Benefits:

  • employment: 0.8 - 1.0 FTE
  • a maximum gross monthly salary of € 8,127 based on a 38-hour working week (salary scale H2)
  • in addition to the salary: an 8% holiday allowance and an 8.3% end-of-year bonus
  • duration of the contract: 5 years with possibility of extension
  • classification in the Dutch university job-ranking system (UFO): Professor, Level 2
  • you will be able to make use of our Dual Career Service where our Dual Career Officer will assist with family related support, such as child care, and help your partner prepare for the local labour market and with finding an occupation

The Radboud University Faculty of Science is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and as such encourages applications from women and minorities.
An assessment may take place during the selection procedure.

Are you interested in our excellent employment conditions?

Work Hours:

30.4 - 38 hours per week


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