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Assistant Professor in Public Administration (in particular public leadership and HRM in an international context) (m/f; 1,0 fte)
The position will be in the Department of Public Administration and Sociology of the Erasmus School of Social and Behavourial Sciences. The assistant professor will contribute to the teaching and research activities of the department ...
- Burgemeester Oudlaan, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland
- Tijdelijk contract / Tijdelijke opdracht
- Uren per week:
- 40 uur
The position will be in the Department of Public Administration and Sociology of the Erasmus School of Social and Behavourial Sciences. The assistant professor will contribute to the teaching and research activities of the department. With respect to teaching the focus in the first year will be on teaching within the international bachelor program ‘Management of International Social Challenges’, especially the third year bachelor course ‘managing international organizations’ and on supervising master theses within the Dutch language master program of Public Administration (especially within the program HRM and Change in Public Organizations). Each year the exact teaching obligations will be determined by the program director of the department. With respect to research, focus should be on management issues in an international context – especially with respect to public leadership and human resource management.
Teaching courses in the abovementioned area
Supervising BA and MA theses in the abovementioned area
Conducting empirical research in the abovementioned area
Communicating about research findings in peer-reviewed journals
Acquiring research funding through grant proposals and other research projects
PhD in Public Administration, HRM, management sciences, organizational behaviour, sociology or related field;
You have high quality scientific publications in (international) peer-reviewed journals;
You have experience in carrying out scientific research independently;
You have experience in acquiring research grants;
You have excellent didactic skills and relevant teaching experience at academic level;
You are in possession of a Basic Qualification Teaching (BKO) or you are willing to achieve this qualification;
You have excellent written and oral skills both in Dutch and English
Knowledge of or experience in international organizations is a pre
Internationally-oriented and varied work within an enthusiastic and ambitious team of top researchers and lecturers, with attractive fringe benefits in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities (Cao NU).
Employment starts as soon as possible and will run for a fixed term of three years. The trial period is two months.
Your remuneration will depend on your specific knowledge and experience, and will be calculated on the base of full-time salary ranging between €3.475 and € 5.405 gross per month (38 hour per week; 1.0 fte, salary scale 11-12, Cao NU).
The EUR has attractive employment conditions, which include holiday allowance of 8% of the yearly salary, an end-of-year payment of 8.3% of the yearly salary and 232 hours leave per year (based on a full-time appointment of 38 hours). In case of a working day of 8 hours, you will weekly save 2 hours extra for annual leave (totally 328 hours).
In addition, the EUR takes part in the ABP pension scheme, and we also offer partially paid parental leave. Moreover, EUR staff members can make use of the facilities at the EUR campus, including the Erasmus Sports Centre and the University Library.
In addition, EUR takes part in the ABP pension scheme, and we also offer partially paid parental leave. Moreover, EUR staff members can make use of the facilities at the EUR campus, including the Erasmus Sports Centre and the University Library.
More information about working conditions a can be found at:
Based on our internal career policy, internal candidates are given a prior position, relative to external candidates. Further is diversity one of our strategic priorities. Female candidates and/or candidates from an ethnic minority, candidates with an international background are encouraged to apply. Under the condition of equal quality and suitability, these candidates will have a priority position.
Substantial tax benefits apply to non-Dutch citizens, conditional on permission granted by the Dutch Tax Office. Applicants should have the right to work in the Netherlands for the duration of the contract.
You can obtain more information about the Department of Public Administration and Sociology on https://www.eur.nl/essb/english/sociology/ and https://www.eur.nl/essb/english/publicadministration/
For additional information on the vacancy of Assistant Professor in Public Administration (in particular public leadership and HRM in an international context), please send an email to prof. dr.. A.J. Steijn (Steijn@essb.eur.nl).
Candidates are welcome to send their application including a motivation letter, a curriculum vitae, a one-page teaching statement and relevant teaching evaluations a curriculum vitae before 19 January 2018 by e-mail to: email@example.com please mention Assistant Professor (in particular public leadership and HRM in an international context).
Erasmus University Rotterdam is a modern, highly ranked, international research university, based in the dynamic and diverse city of Rotterdam. We were founded in 1913 and our current enrollment is 25.000 students. Our faculties and institutions work on global, national and local social challenges in the areas of: healthy development, wealth, governance, culture.
The quality of research at Erasmus University, named after the Rotterdam-born humanist and theologian Erasmus, is reflected in its consistent top-100 position in most major universities rankings. On the lively, modern campus, students and scholars of more than 100 nationalities are constantly encouraged to develop their talents and achieve their ambitions.
Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences
The Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences is home to a vast diversity of scientific disciplines: public administration, pedagogical sciences, psychology and sociology. In addition, the Erasmus University College, IHS, and two research institutes RISBO and DRIFT are linked to the faculty. This also reflects in the content of the (international) bachelor's and master's programmes and in research. Our activities are always focused on people and society. At the ESSB fundamental, internationally oriented research is of paramount importance. In addition, social research for professionals, policy makers, and the society is part of our research activities. ESSB offers a stimulating research environment where major national and international research grants are received. Appealing guest researchers and ambitious PhD candidates come along to conduct their research. Our education is small-scale and works with innovative forms of education such as Problem-Based Learning (PBL). Both the Dutch and English programs are highly ranked by students and alumni. ESSB is home to over 2500 students and 300 staff-members.
Department of Public Administration and Sociology
The department benefits from a key position in the European public administration landscape through numerous editorial board positions and participation in several cross-national networks. Public administration scholars are leading in the field as witnessed by the recent number one ranking in the Shanghai Index.
Leading sociologist in the field of migration, political sociology and families are based in the department and participate actively in public debates and international research projects. Cooperation with third parties and conducting research with societal impact are key values of the department. The bachelor and master programmes reflect our diverse expertise and educate students to become active professionals.