Do you want to make an impact with your research? Working at a not-for-profit organisation might be something for you.
Making the world a better place and helping people - and society as a whole -, is often what drives not-for-profit organisations. Many nonprofits conduct applied research and develop knowledge or technologies that professionals in the field can use.
Examples are: blood bank (Sanquin), proton therapy center (HollandPTC), cancer foundation (KWF), museums, NGO’s or the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO).
You often need to have 5-10 years of working experience to apply for a medior researcher position.
Some of your tasks might be: