Nationality VIB International Postdoc program “OMICS@vib” is open to applicants from all nationalities. Applicants should not have been carrying out research in Belgium for more than 12 months during the last 3 years before the deadline of the program on 31/8/2011. Postdocs selected for this program should be able to start their postdoc project before 1/6/2012. University degree Applicants must hold a PhD degree before the start of the fellowship, but not necessarily when applying. Age The upper age limit for eligibility is 32 years with exceptions for researchers demonstrating a career break. The upper age limit of 32 is based upon the career plan which is currently implemented at VIB. Language English is used in all VIB laboratories for spoken and written scientific communication. Candidates must deliver proof of a solid English knowledge. Adding TOEFL test results in your cv is recommended.