Preferably physicians, pharmacists and engineers, the applicants we are looking for demonstrate a keen interest in oncology with genuine potential in terms of research, innovation, teaching and training. Selection will be carried out by a scientific committee based on CVs and research project proposals.
“Course of excellence in oncology – Fondation Philanthropia” consists of a three-year, double-degree course offering 4 student trainees (MD-PhD or PharmD-PhD) per year custom-made training in the three main research fields of oncology, i.e. fundamental, translational and clinical research.
The doctoral students will carry out their scientific-innovation and research-oriented thesis work in oncology at Gustave Roussy (France) and will be mentored by a clinician or a researcher. They will receive a competitive salary of a net monthly payment of around 2,300 euros (including health insurance coverage) over the period of three years.