If you are enthusiastic about our research and want to join our group, please send your CV, a one-page letter of motivation and contact details of two academic referees by email to the respective group leader. Applicants for a PhD position should also provide the transcripts of the marks received for their undergraduate and graduate degrees (for as far as completed). We welcome temporary visitors as well. Due to the considerable number of applications, we will not always be able to respond in due course.

  • Currently, we have a vacancy for a PhD student interested in the development of aminoglycoside antibiotics; see: and look at Chemical Synthesis of Antimicrobials, project 1.1: Novel Catalysis for the late stage modification of Aminoglycoside Antibiotics. N.B. the application closes 31st of July 2016.
  • Currently, we have a vacancy for a postdoc in the field of natural product synthesis, in particular the synthesis of mycobacterial glycolipids and conjugates thereof.
  • Currently, we have a vacancy for a PhD student in the field of synthesis of mycobacterial lipids. This as part of a collaborative project on the chemical immunology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The candidate should have a keen interest in the synthesis and analysis of complex organic compounds.

See also: vacancies Dr. Walvoort

See also: vacancies Prof. Dr. Hirsch