PhD position in Dark Matter Research
University of Amsterdam
Deadline:  15th April

All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Scholarship Overview

PhD position in Dark Matter Research 2021 is offered for PhD degree in the field of Physics. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 15 Apr 2021. This scholarship is provided by University of Amsterdam and the value of this scholarship is Partial Funding, €2,395 to €3,061 gross per month . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationals.

  • Degree: PhD
  • Provided by: University of Amsterdam
  • Deadline: 15 Apr 2021
  • Scholarship value: Partial Funding, €2,395 to €3,061 gross per month

The University of Amsterdam is looking for an enthusiastic Ph.D. student to work on the XENONnT direct Dark Matter detection experiment. Therefore, the university has initiated a Ph.D. position in Dark Matter Research experiment 2021 which provides scholarship support to all students enrolling for the role.

Value of Ph.D. position in Dark Matter Research 2021:

Successful applicants of the  Ph.D. position in Dark Matter Research 2021 will receive the salary, depending on relevant experience before the beginning of the employment contract, will be €2,395 to €3,061 (scale P) gross per month, based on a full-time contract (38 hours a week), exclusive 8% holiday allowance and 8,3% end-of-year bonus.


  • Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Physics or equivalent (expected to be received by fall 2021).
  • Applicants must excel academically, as indicated by grade transcript and curriculum vitae.
  • Applicants must demonstrate fluency in spoken and written English.
  • Applicants must have the ability and interest to work in a collaborative team.
  • Applicants must have an interest in sharing science with the wider non-scientist community.

How To Apply

Applications in .pdf should include:

  • a cover letter;
  • a research statement (past research activities including master thesis, future interests);
  • a transcript of the grades;
  • a curriculum vitae;
  • the name and email address of two referees, who will be asked to upload their recommendation letters directly.

Applications received until 15 April 2021 will receive full consideration. Position remains open until filled.