One of the main focusses of our unit is central pain. The Unit of Functional and Stereotactic Neurosurgery at the Radboud University Medical Center works in close collaboration with the departments of Neuroanatomy and Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Palliative medicine on multiple research projects regarding central pain and nociceptive pathways.

For these projects, we are looking for enthusiastic (international) undergraduate or graduate students to work with our team. We provide an excellent opportunity to participate in our ongoing research projects and to obtain various research skills.


– You have a specific interest in central pain

– You will be available for at least 4 months

– You are able to work independently, but with excellent supervision by our team

We regret that there is no financial assistance available for internships, but we welcome enquires from candidates who have secured their own funding for an internship

To apply for the internship, please send a motivation letter and your CV to Dr Erkan Kurt. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact us by using the contact form at this website.