Vacancy for PhD Students at KU Leuven Biomat


Deadline: 20 April 2020


The BIOMAT research group focuses on diverse kinds of biomaterials with orofacial application, and encompasses fundamental material science and biological cell culture, micro-organism and animal research, as well as applied laboratory and clinical research.

Current major research lines include: 

  • Biocompatibility and cariogenicity of dental biomaterials 
  • Dental adhesive technology 
  • Translational research from fundamental material science to clinical trials 
  • Dental ceramics as restorative and implant biomaterial 
  • Endodontology (including pulp capping, pulp revascularization and regeneration) 
  • Clinical evaluation of direct, semi-direct and indirect adhesive restorative materials and procedures   


 Attractive 4-year full-time employment contract

  •  Continuation after the first 6 months/year is dependent upon a positive evaluation.
     Supervision by recognized experts and access to state-of-the-art research infrastructure.
  •  Highly innovative research project aiming to improve dental composite technology.
  •  Training in complementary skills via participation at local and network-based events.
  •  Salaried position according to the KU Leuven salary rates for PhD students.                                                                                                                                                                            

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