The Netherlands Cancer Institute

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, NKI

About the University

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, founded in 1913, is among the top 10 comprehensive cancer centers, combining world-class fundamental, translational, and clinical research with dedicated patient care. Our initiatives to promote excellent translational research have been recognized by the European Academy of Cancer Sciences, when they designated us ‘Comprehensive Cancer Center of Excellence in Translational Research’.

Vision

We have set ourselves a bold goal: a cure for every cancer. This is what we owe all 18 million people worldwide diagnosed with cancer each year. We are ranked among the global top 10 of cancer centers and we simply want to make the world a better and healthier place through our research and patient care.

Core values

The NKI was founded in 1913. Since then, the same core values have been guiding us in our work and in our lives. Over the past century, we have always been committed to be:

  • Excellent: We aim for the best results, in our patient care and in our research.
  • Groundbreaking: We want to be cutting-edge in our research as well as in our patient care.
  • Dedicated: We want to address the needs of all individual cancer patients and their loved ones, both in our research and in our patient care.
  • Together: We collaborate, both within and outside our institute. We share our knowledge, we learn from each other and encourage each other to do better each day.

Sources: [Wikipedia], [Host Webpage]

Location Details

1066CX, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

External Links

World Ranking of The Netherlands Cancer Institute, NKI

THE Ranking QS Ranking Shanghai Ranking

Salary Details

Salary for Technician

The gross salary per month can range from € 2.319,- to € 3.322,- (salary scale 45 according to the Collective Labour Agreement General Hospitals based on proven qualifications). 

Salary for PhD Fellows at Netherlands Cancer Institute

The gross salary per month will range from € 2.882,- to € 3.322,- according to the standard PhD scales. The terms of employment will be in accordance with the CAO Ziekenhuizen (Collective Labour Agreement for Hospitals). In addition you will receive a fixed end-of-year bonus in December (8,33%) and in May you will receive 8,33% holiday pay. 

Postdoc Salary at Netherlands Cancer Institute

The gross salary for a fulltime appointment will range from € 3.447,- to € 4.077,- per month, depending on previous experience. The terms of employment will be in accordance with FWG 55 of the CAO Ziekenhuizen (Collective Labour Agreement for Hospitals).

In addition you will receive a fixed end-of-year bonus in December (8,33%) and in May you will receive 8,33% holiday pay.

Updated on: Nov 2021

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