The Hubrecht Institute
The Hubrecht Institute is research institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW), situated on Utrecht Science Park "The Uithof" of the largest university in the Netherlands (Utrecht). Research focuses on developmental and stem cell biology.
The Hubrecht Institute is led by a board of directors, consisting of Prof. Alexander van Oudenaarden (director), Prof. Jeroen den Hertog ( deputy director research.) and Dr. Mariëtte Oosterwegel (managing director). Presently there are 19 research groups with a total of about 220 employees.
- P.O. Box 85164
- 3508 AD UTRECHT
- The Netherlands
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Birth of Ambrosius Arnold Willem Hubrecht
Foundation of the Hubrecht Laboratorium
Moving to the "Uithof"
100 years Hubrecht Institute
"The mission of the Hubrecht Institute is to remain among the top international institutes in developmental biology and stem cell research"
Join one of our research groups
Working at the Hubrecht Institute is working at one of the best research institutes in the world. Interested?
The Hubrecht Institute participates in the Cancer, Stem cells & Developmental biology* (CS&D) PhD program of Utrecht University. A large number of PhD students is trained at the institute to prepare them for their doctoral degree. An extensive number of courses is offered through the CS&D.
The Hubrecht Institute offers master students the opportunity to have their 6 or 9 months internships within one of the research groups. If you are interested in an internship you can contact one of the group leaders directly to inquire about available projects. You can also contact the student coordinator, Prof. Jeroen den Hertog.