Maastro has five research divisions: Clinical Data Science, Physics Research, Clinical Research, Lab, and Innovation Research. The division of Innovation Research, led by Prof. dr. Maria Jacobs, conducts research into how the implementation of innovations in healthcare, and more specifically radiotherapy, can be improved and accelerated.
In this position you will work in the Innovation Research division and conduct research to the best project management method for the successful implementation of innovation projects in a radiotherapy setting. There are many different methods for project management, such as PRINCE-2 and AGILE/SCRUM. With your research you will answer the following research questions using literature studies but also research in practice:
With your research, you will generate knowledge to help healthcare institutions implement innovations more successfully and quickly. You will publish your research results in peer reviewed scientific journals. A supervisory team is available to guide you and your research.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, proactive candidate with either a completed relevant Master's degree and experience in conducting scientific research, or a PhD in the field of Health Sciences, Business Administration or similar.
Fixed-term contract: initial period of 1 year.
What can we offer you?
The internationally acclaimed state-of-the-art radiotherapy institute Maastro in Maastricht delivers cancer care in the Limburg region of the Netherlands, aiming to cure patients while preventing side effects of the provided treatments.
With about 350 employees, we contribute to this endeavor in patient care, research, and business operations. We are one of three centers in the Netherlands treating cancer patients with proton therapy. Furthermore, we have well-established research groups and work closely with Maastricht University and Maastricht University Hospital (MUMC+) in education, clinical and preclinical research.
Does working in a dynamic and innovative organization appeal to you? Check our website, www.maastro.nl, and get in touch with us.
If you need more information please contact Prof. dr. Maria Jacobs, CEO Maastro and professor of the Innovation Research Division. An appointment (by phone) can be scheduled via her secretary, telephone number: +31 (0)88 44 55 752.
If you would like to apply for this position, please upload your cover letter and curriculum vitae before August 19th 2022 using the application button. You can apply until August 22nd 2022.
Doctor Tanslaan 12, 6229 ET, Maastricht
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Make sure to apply no later than 22 Aug 2022 23:58 (Europe/Amsterdam).
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