Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences Today's molecules for tomorrow's medicine

Our main aim is to achieve a greater understanding of the molecular mechanisms of disease. By integrating fundamental and clinical research, we obtain multifaceted knowledge of (patho)physiological processes. read more

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ENABLE - New Frontiers Symposium 13 - 15 November 2019

Next-generation life scientists: side by side to break new ground.

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Three VIDI grants for RIMLS researchers

Three researchers from RIMLS are each to receive up to 800,000 euros to develop an innovative research theme and to build up their own research group. We congratulate Matthijs Jore, Daniele Tauriello and Johannes Textor with this grant. read more

RIMLS 25 years: 'The future is yesterday' Registration is open

Time to celebrate 25 years of research into molecular mechanisms of disease during a festival and party for current and former employees! Sign up now for this free event. Spread the word to former RIMLS employees and leave their contact information and your memorable RIMLS photos on our website. read more

RIMLS Annual Report 2018

View our most important facts and figures that summarize 2018. The 2018 RIMLS annual report devotes attention to our successful researchers who were supported by their colleagues. read more

TopFit Impact Programme concepts for a Healthy Life

Under the name TopFit Impact Programme, Radboudumc, Radboud University, the University of Twente and Wageningen University & Research, join together in an impact programme aimed at preventing and reducing disease and the burden of disease. read more

Call for Hypatia fellows for external candidates

This grant aims to promote innovation in academic research by giving young, creative and talented researchers the opportunity to further their own research. read more

Organization


Organization

Organizational units, contact information and directions, press officers and other general information. read more

Research themes

Our scientists perform cross-disciplinary research which is organized within 12 themes. see all RIMLS themes

RIMLS Graduate School for Molecular Life Sciences

This school aims to train junior researchers who aspire to contribute to the development of new therapies for metabolic, infectious and immunological diseases or cancer.

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Our researchers RIMLS

A list of researchers connected to this institute.

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Research groups RIMLS

A list of research groups connected to this institute.

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Open Science and open access

Open science is the practice of science in such a way that others can collaborate and contribute, where research data, lab notes and other research processes are freely available, under terms that enable reuse, redistribution and reproduction of the research and its underlying data and methods.

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Open Science and open access

Open science is the practice of science in such a way that others can collaborate and contribute, where research data, lab notes and other research processes are freely available, under terms that enable reuse, redistribution and reproduction of the research and its underlying data and methods. Radboudumc agrees with international developments concerning open science. See the National Plan Open Science. Open Access is an important part of Open Science. Open Access of publications provides direct, free and online access to scientific publications without copyright restrictions of publishers. Open Access significantly increases the visibility of a publication. Current Radboudumc guidelines regarding Open Access publishing are in order of priority:
  1. In case you have funding for article processing charges (APC), and there is a good open access candidate journal for your paper, submit your paper to this open access journal
  2. In other cases, and for the time being, submit your paper to a classical journal that waives the APC for corresponding authors from Dutch universities (see www.openaccess.nl)
  3. If there is no good candidate journal that waives the APC, search for a good alternative open access journal (and pay the APC)
  4. If there is no good alternative open access journal, as a last option, choose a classical journal and pay APC to make your paper open access.
For future publications, make sure you include costs for APC in the budget of your grant proposals.  
The UBN provides advice about open access

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Career Jobs and internships

The RIMLS offers ample positions for talented and ambitious new colleagues.

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Career Jobs and internships

The Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences (RIMLS) is a leading multidisciplinary research school within the domain of molecular mechanisms of disease and particularly in the fields of molecular medicine, cell biology and translational research. The RIMLS accommodates research groups from the Radboudumc and the Faculty of Science at Radboud University.

The RIMLS offers ample positions for talented and ambitious new colleagues. There are frequent job openings for talented researchers, technical personnel and students alike. These positions are advertised on this website.

Hypatia Tenure Track Grant

A significant impact on healthcare is at the core of the Radboudumc. It is, of course, far from the only institution seeking to achieve this. What sets Radboudumc apart is its level of commitment to selecting the best people and supporting them in order to achieve its vision. To demonstrate this, the medical center awards the prestigious one million Euros Hypatia Tenure Track Grant, to attract the most talented scientists.

Internships

RIMLS welcomes students to perform internships within our institute. Many departments are very open and willing to accommodate ambitious students. Internships are not centrally organized in our institute. We recommend that you browse the Radboudumc/Research website for interesting topics and directly contact (a limited number of) principal investigators with your resume, motivation, duration of internship and desired start date.

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Contact and getting there

Visiting address

Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences
Geert Grooteplein 28
6525 GA Nijmegen

Postal address

Post 259 RIMLS
P.O. Box 9101
6500 HB Nijmegen
The Netherlands

Contact

T: +31 (0)24 361 07 07
E: rimls@radboudumc.nl
W: www.rimls.nl

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