Category: Academic Staff & Researchers1 - Working at the VUB
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The Faculty of Engineering , Department of Architectural Engineering , is looking for a part-time professor.
More concretely your work package contains:
Education and Research domain:
For this function, our Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus (Elsene) will serve as your home base.3 - Profile
What do we expect from you?
You have a master's degree and a PhD in a field relevant to the position, such as (but not limited to) engineering sciences: architecture.
You can demonstrate research experience in the field of energy performance of sustainable buildings through scientific publications.
You are fluent in Dutch and English.
You subscribe to the university's vision of education. The full text in relation to this is available on the university website.
Every first appointment is dependent upon the successful delivery of a teaching session.
A member of the academic staff who is entrusted with a teaching assignment must also be able to demonstrate that the language of instruction is known at ERK level C1 through a qualification certificate or through an adequate diploma. The VUB also provides courses in, for example, academic English.
The administrative language of the VUB is Dutch. In case of insufficient knowledge of Dutch, the VUB will provide an integration course. After a maximum of five years, a member of the academic staff must demonstrate adequate knowledge of the administrative language (ERK level B2).
For a complete overview, please consult the complete language regulations on https: // jobs.vub.be/content/Regulations-concerning-language-proficiency/.
Certificates demonstrating knowledge of the language can already be added to the application.4 - Offer
Are you going to be our new colleague?
You'll be offered an appointment as professor , for an assignment of 0.3 FTE , for 3 years (renewable, on condition of the positive evaluation of the activities), with planned starting date 01/10/2023.
You'll receive a salary linked to one of the scales set by the government.
At the VUB, you're guaranteed an open, involved and diverse workplace where you are offered opportunities to (further) build on your career.
As well as this, you'll enjoy various benefits:
Is this the job you've been dreaming of?
Send us ONLINE and at the latest on 13/04/2023 :
Do you have questions about the job content? Contact Ine Wouters at [email protected] or on 026293796.
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