The SDC group at Wageningen University has a vacancy – we welcome applications!
Vacancy Wageningen UR – Associate or full (personal) Professor in Disaster and Crisis Studies (Tenure Track) (F/M)
The position entails research, teaching and supervision of Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD students, acquisition and related management tasks. We expect the candidate to have an affinity with educational innovation and a vision on leading and improving the disaster and crisis studies course portfolio.
- a PhD degree in a relevant social science field (anthropology, sociology, geography, development studies, political science) with a focus on conflict or disaster studies,
- relevant fieldwork experience,
- a strong international network and an excellent publication record,
- an innovative and creative approach to opening up new avenues for research and the acquisition of funding.
In addition, we expect the candidate to have experience with interdisciplinary work and connective capacity in creating a team-building atmosphere. The candidate should have a passion for education, proven by a track record of academic teaching and supervision. Interpersonal skills and the ability to enthuse students and colleagues are also key assets. The candidate should be fluent in English. Foreign candidates are expected to learn Dutch.
We are looking for high potentials who excel in education and research. The position is a permanent one, but the appointed (associate) professor starts with a temporary contract and will have to go through an assessment after 5 years (3 years for associate professor), on the basis of the tenure criteria that apply to personal professors. A part time position of 0.8 fte is negotiable.
Gross salary: from €64.937,- to €95.375,- per year, based on full time employment and dependent on expertise and experience.
Dienstverband: Temporary, Onbekend
For more information visit the SDC Group webpage:.
Wageningen University and Research Centre
Wageningen University & Research centre aims to deliver a substantial contribution to the quality of life. That’s our focus – each and every day. Within our domain, healthy food and living environment, we search for answers to issues affecting society – such as sustainable food production, climate change and alternative energy. Of course, we don’t do this alone. Every day, 6,500 people work on ‘the quality of life’, turning ideas into reality, on a global scale.
Could you be one of these people? We give you the space you need.
For further information about working at Wageningen UR, take a look at.
Please note that only applications sent through the online ‘respond’ button can be taken into consideration; please do not send your application via email.
A more detailed profile can be obtained from Ms. Marielle Takes ( Marielle.Takes@wur.nl), and from . Additional enquiries should be addressed to the chair of the SDC group, Prof. Dr. Bram Büscher. (email@example.com).
Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.