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Synthetic “micro lungs” could take COVID-19 research to the next level

January 28, 2021

When SARS-CoV-2 began its furious spread around the globe, it took scientists only a few months to develop the first tools to study or neutralize the virus. What’s been missing until now, however, are reliable methods to pinpoint the disease—not the pathogen per se, but the complex biological events playing out inside infected human cells and tissues. […]

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How long will the immunity to the novel coronavirus last

January 28, 2021

As the number of people who have fought off SARS-CoV-2 climbs ever higher, a critical question has grown in importance: How long will their immunity to the novel coronavirus last? A new Rockefeller study offers an encouraging answer, suggesting that those who recover from COVID-19 are protected against the virus for at least six months, […]

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2 PhD positions in Experimental Quantum Physics

January 26, 2021

Are you a highly-motivated student with excellent laboratory skills for performing state-of-the-art quantum physics experiments? The strontium quantum gases group  has two PhD positions in Experimental Quantum Physics. The group is headed by prof. Florian Schreck and is part of the Quantum Gases and Quantum Information (QG&QI) cluster at the Institute of Physics (IoP) of the University […]

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Tenure Track position (assistant/associate professor) in Condensed Matter Theory

January 26, 2021

The Faculty of Science of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is conducting a major recruitment campaign called ‘Connecting Science’ in the areas of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Computer science. Our ambition is to attract top talent from all over the world to tenure-track positions in a wide range of exciting scientific directions. We offer a […]

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Assistant professor in Physics/Coordinator for the Dutch Institute for Emergent Phenomena

January 26, 2021

The Institute of Physics aims to hire an assistant professor with a dual academic/managerial role for the Dutch Institute for Emergent Phenomena. Scope of the position Between the microscopic world where the fundamental building blocks of matter reside and the macroscopic one that we see around us, there are numerous other scales that emerge from […]

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Tenure Track position in Soft and Active Matter/ Coordinator Soft Matter Group

January 26, 2021

The Institute of Physics (IoP) aims to recruit a tenure track candidate (assistant professor) with a dual academic/managerial role. Scope of the position Research in the Soft Matter group focuses on materials that flow or deform easily under external forces, and is at the crossroads of fluid and solid mechanics encompassing for instance complex fluid rheology and […]

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PhD position in Cosmic Neutrino Background and Astroparticle Physics

January 26, 2021

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate for a PhD position in Astroparticle Physics at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The successful candidate will be embedded in the GRAPPA Center of excellence in Gravitation and Astroparticle Physics, a multidisciplinary team of researchers active in a variety of research topics including neutrinos, dark matter, high-energy astrophysics, physics […]

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2 PhD positions for the ERC project Relocating Care within Europe

January 26, 2021

Are you interested in doing ethnographic research around issues of mobility, corporatization and commodification of (transnational) care in Central and Eastern Europe? Is it your ambition to become a top-tier researcher? The Department of Anthropology is one of the departments at the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences. The Department is currently seeking 2 PhD […]

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Postdoctoral researcher within the ERC project Relocating Care within Europe

January 26, 2021

Are you interested in doing ethnographic research around issues of mobility, corporatization and commodification of (transnational) care in Central and Eastern Europe? Is it your ambition to become a top-tier researcher? The Department of Anthropology is one of the departments at the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences. The Department is currently seeking 2 PhD […]

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