Graduate School



Professor Pancras Hogendoorn

Prof. Pancras Hogendoorn


Ton Raap

Prof. Ton Raap


Pauline de Graaf

Pauline de Graaf, MA

Office manager

Mees ten Oever, Yvonne

Yvonne Mees ten Oever


Graduate School Office

All correspondence should be addressed to the Dean Faculty of Medicine: Prof.dr. P.C.W. Hogendoorn, c/o Graduate School Office:

Contact persons:

  • Mrs.drs. Pauline de Graaf, office manager, Room H1-20, Tel: (071-52)65433, Mon/Tue + Thu/Fri 9.00-14.00 h
  • Mrs. Yvonne T.R. Mees ten Oever, advisor, Room H1-22, Tel: (071-52)63370, Mon/Tue/Thu 9.15-17.45 h
  • Prof.dr. Anton K. Raap, coordinator, Tel: (071-52)69263,

Postal address: Graduate School Office, Leiden University Medical Center, Research Directorate, H1-Q, P.O. Box 9600, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands

Beadle (Pedel)

Academiegebouw, Rapenburg 73, 2311 GJ Leiden
Tel: 071-5277211,
Consultation and graduation dates on work days from 11.00 to 12.00

University Doctorate Board

Mrs.drs. M. Wanders, P.O. Box 9500, 2300 RA Leiden,  tel: 071-5273130,

Useful links

LUMC Association for PhD Candidates (LAP)

LUMC Association for PhD Candidates represents the PhD student in various committees, organizes an annual PhD day and research lectures,

Young Faculty Network (YFN)

Promotes research, organizes networking events and symposia for postdocs, senior researchers and associate professors in the LUMC. See webpage.

PhD association Leiden University (LEO)

LEO (Leids Promovendi Overleg) promotes the interests of PhD students of Leiden University.

PhD Network Netherlands (PNN)

PNN promotes the interests of PhD students in the Netherlands

Education and Study programmes (DOO)

DOO is responsible for the Bachelor and Master programme in Medicine or Biomedical Sciences at LUMC, for postgraduate training and instruction courses for GPs, and for study programmes for anesthesiology assistants, nurses, and MDs. 

Good Research Practice (GRP)

The Good Research Practice (GRP) department promotes the importance of integrity in all research carried out at, and in partnership with, the LUMC,


The Ethics Committee (CEM) at LUMC reviews clinical scientific research proposals involving test subjects,