The research environment at the University of Cambridge is fast paced, thrilling, and renowned for it’s international excellence.

Are you interested in contributing to life-changing research? Then join us!

If you’re interested in joining the group please read the information below and send us your details.

Please note: the group is at capacity for the foreseeable future and we are unable to accept any new PhD students or visitors of any kind

Visiting Students

Graduate students

If you are a graduate student interested in joining the group please send an introduction email to Dr. van Harmelen (RRGroup@medschl.cam.ac.uk) including the following information:

  • Your research interests
  • Prior research experience, including any use of FreeSurfer, MATLAB, SPM, FSL etc.
  • Timing of visit – please give us an idea of dates and bear in mind that you need to be available to work with the group for at least 6 months
  • Please also attach a copy of your CV

Please note, PhD applications are handled by the University’s Graduate Admissions Office. Please visit the following webpage(s) for detailed information and FAQs: www.graduate.study.cam.ac.uk/how-do-i-apply

Undergraduate students

Gaining hands on experience in a research lab is a fantastic learning opportunity for students interested in grad school or medical school.

If you are an undergraduate student interested in joining the group please send an introduction email to Dr. van Harmelen (RRGroup@medschl.cam.ac.uk) including the following information:

  • Where you are currently studying
  • What you are studying
  • Your current school year
  • Any research interests
  • Details of any prior research experience, although this is not required
  • Timing of visit – please give us an idea of dates and bear in mind that you need to be available to work with the group for at least 6 months.

Visiting Researchers

If you are interested in joining the group as a visiting researcher please send an introduction email to Dr. van Harmelen (RRGroup@medschl.cam.ac.uk) including the following information:

  • Your research interests
  • Prior research experience, including any use of FreeSurfer, MATLAB, SPM, FSL etc.
  • Timing of visit – please give us an idea of dates and bear in mind that you need to be available to work with the group for at least 6 months
  • Please also attach a copy of your CV

Salaried Employment Opportunities

Any salaried lab vacancies will be advertised via the University of Cambridge job site: www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/

Collaboration Opportunities

If you are a PhD or MA student interested in collaborating with Dr. van Harmelen please email your research interests and plans to RRGroup@medschl.cam.ac.uk