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at the Faculty of Science and Engineering

General requirements

Please, find the general requirements on the University's Rosalind Franklin Fellowship web pages

  • a PhD degree in a relevant field
  • at least two years of postdoctoral experience outside of the Netherlands, preferably in a different country than where you received your PhD (can be compensated for after the appointment via extended research visits abroad)
  • a relevant international network
  • excellent research qualities, as shown by a publication record in international peer-reviewed journals and proceedings of renowned conferences, appropriate to your career stage
  • a good track record in teaching, appropriate to your career stage
  • demonstrable organizational competences
  • good command of spoken and written English.

And you are:

  • a team player with good communication skills
  • able to work well in an international, culturally diverse, environment
  • able to acquire substantial research grants from external sources
  • willing to acquire a University Teaching Qualification (Dutch: BKO) within three years
  • able to speak the Dutch language or motivated to speak it within five years (B1 level).

Additional criteria for Associate Professors:

  • you are an inspiring supervisor with convincing leadership competences and a good track record in PhD supervision
  • you have been successful in acquiring external funding for research projects, appropriate to your career stage
  • you have a good track record in teaching and curriculum development as well as educational organizational responsibilities, such as involvement in educational program committees or boards of examiners.
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