PhD in Microbiome and Depression at University of Amsterdam (UvA): Faculty of Science-The Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, University of Amsterdam invites applications from highly motivated candidates for filling up the PhD candidate Microbiome and Depression in Urban Mental Health. The Centre for Urban Mental Health research priority area has approved a PhD project at the University of Amsterdam between the faculty of Medicine (department of Psychiatry) and the Science faculty (Swammerdam Institute of Life Science).
About the project: This is interdisciplinary project by nature and selected candidates will work together with experts from various fields including methodology, psychology, psychiatry, biomedical and neurobiological science.
Position: PhD Position
Fellowship: €2,325 in the first year to €2,972 in the final year.
Duration: 4 years.
Educational qualifications: Interested and eligible candidates must have master degree in psychology (clinical, brain and cognition), biomedical science, medicine having Special interest in the microbiome with strong background to neurobiological research, system biology and especially the microbiome, and proficiency in statistics and programming in at least R.
Closing Date: 15 Dec, 2019
How to apply: Interested and eligible applicants may apply online mode with Application (cover letter), CV, Diploma (MSc) by or before 15 Dec, 2019 through the link given below.
Contact Address: for any other information regarding this please contact Please contact to
Prof Stanley Brul, T: +31 (0)20 525 7079 or dr Anja Lok, T: +31 (0)20 8913500
|Organization||University of Amsterdam|
|Subject areas||Psychology, Biomedical Science, Medicine|
|Fellowship||€2,325 in the first year to €2,972 in the final year|
|Eligibility||Master Degree in related subjects.|
|Deadline||15 Dec, 2019|
For more information: For detailed announcement and instructions for submission of application, eligibility requirements, other terms and conditions, please visit the link given below.