Postdoc Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity

KU Leuven
April 19 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

For the Interfaculty Centre for Biomedial Ethics and Law we are looking for a postdoc researcher in the research program “Research ethics and scientific integrity”

This position is part of the EnTIRE-project granted by H2020 program of the European Commission.

The overall aim of the EnTIRE project is to create a platform that makes normative frameworks governing research integrity and scientific integrity easily accessible, supports application in research and evaluation, and involves all stakeholders in a participatory way. The postdoc position will focus in particular on the codes, legislations and guidelines regarding research ethics and scientific integrity in Europe. The Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law (CBMER) has become a very well established and renowned research centre in Europe. The expertise of the Centre spans a wide variety of disciplines including ethics, law, philosophy, theology, social sciences and close links are maintained with various disciplines in medicine and health care. The staff is composed of senior academic researchers including post-docs and junior researchers in the different disciplines and coming from all over the world.

You will work under the supervision of Professor Kris Dierickx. You will be part of a research team on the topic of research ethics and ethics of reserach. You will play an active role in the researchteam, publish papers on research ethics and integrity, organise and take part in workshops, public events and other activities. 

This job comes from a partnership with Science Magazine and Euraxess