Phd Position Dutch Geographical Development Research And Its Intertwinement With The Dutch Development Field (1960-2000) (1.0 Fte)

Utrecht University
December 01, 2023
Offerd Salary:€2,770
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PhD position Dutch Geographical development research and its intertwinement

with the Dutch development field (1960-2000) (1.0 FTE)

Job description Would you like to examine the science-society interface between the field of international development cooperation and academic work in geography on international development issues? Or more specifically: What was the role of geographic research and teaching in shaping ideas, labour markets practices, institutions and interventions in the emergent field of international development in the second half of the 20th century (1960-2000)? Then you are welcome to join our team.

Qualifications We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated team member with the following competencies:

Offer We offer:

  • a temporary position (1.0 FTE), initially for one year with an extension to a total of four years upon a successful assessment in the first year, and with the specific intent that it results in a doctorate within this period;
  • a full-time gross salary between €2,770 in the first year and €3,530 in the fourth year of employment in scale P of the Collective Labour Agreement Dutch Universities (CAO);
  • 8% holiday bonus and 8.3% end-of-year bonus;
  • a pension scheme, partially paid parental leave, and flexible employment conditions based on the Collective Labour Agreement Dutch Universities.
  • In addition to the employment conditions from the CAO for Dutch Universities, Utrecht University has a number of its own arrangements. These include agreements on professional development, leave arrangements, sports and cultural schemes and you get discounts on software and other IT products. We also give you the opportunity to expand your terms of employment through the Employment Conditions Selection Model. This is how we encourage you to grow. For more information, please visit working at Utrecht University. About the organization A better future for everyone. This ambition motivates our scientists in executing their leading research and inspiring teaching. At Utrecht University, the various disciplines collaborate intensively towards major strategic themes. Our focus is on Dynamics of Youth, Institutions for Open Societies, Life Sciences and Pathways to Sustainability. Sharing science, shaping tomorrow. Additional information For more information about this position, please contact Dr Michiel van Meeteren (Assistant Professor) at [email protected].

    Everyone deserves to feel at home at our university. We welcome employees with a wide variety of backgrounds and perspectives.

  • a motivation letter;
  • a full CV;
  • an official transcript of the applicant's grades during the Bachelor and Master studies as well as the diplomas;
  • the applicant's Master thesis;
  • one name of a referee (for example thesis supervisor) who may be contacted for a letter of reference.
  • Interviews will take place in two rounds during December 2023.The position starts on February 1, 2024.

    The application deadline is 01/12/2023

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