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Tenure Track or Assistant Professor in Clinical or Developmental Neuropsychology (1,0 fte)
Members of the Department of Cognitive Neuropsychology supervise students and teach a variety of modules at both Bachelors’ and Masters’ level and participate in the two-year Research Master Medical Psychology, covering a variety of significant ...
- Warandelaan, Tilburg, Noord-Brabant
- Tijdelijk contract / Tijdelijke opdracht
- Uren per week:
- 40 - 40 uur
Members of the Department of Cognitive Neuropsychology supervise students and teach a variety of modules at both Bachelors’ and Masters’ level and participate in the two-year Research Master Medical Psychology, covering a variety of significant topics from the neurosciences.
The Assistant Professor will work in the area of the Clinical or Developmental Neurosciences. The tasks are:
- Conducting empirical research in developmental or clinical neuropsychology,
- Writing and publishing articles,
- Teaching courses (in Dutch or English) in the Neurosciences or other courses offered by the department, on the BSc and MSc level,
- Supervising individual student projects at BSc - and MSc -level.
- PhD degree in Psychology, (bio)medical sciences, or related areas,
- Background in neuropsychology
- Interest in functional neuroimaging (fMRI, resting state, connectivity),
- Passionate researcher/teacher,
- High-quality publications in scientific journals,
- Successfully applied for grants,
- Experience and affinity with teaching in the area of Neurosciences,
- Profound knowledge of English,
- For non-Dutch candidates: readiness to learn Dutch
- Team player
We expect the candidate to take courses to acquire the Basic Educational Qualification (BKO).
For the tenure track Assistant Professor position a five-year contract applies, with the possibility of tenure (and furthering one’s growth potential) thereafter. Depending on the candidates’ experience, the full-time salary for the position of an Assistant Professor on a full-time basis ranges between € 3475 and € 4757 gross per month based on scale 11 of the Collective Labour Agreement (CAO) Dutch Universities (not included are various allowances). Based on experience/in case of an excellent candidate a tenured position (scale 12) is possible. Researchers from outside the Netherlands may qualify for a tax-free allowance equal to 30% of their taxable salary. The university will apply for such an allowance on their behalf. The university offers very good fringe benefits, such as an options model for terms and conditions of employment and excellent reimbursement of moving expenses.
Additional information about Tilburg University and the Department of Cognitive Neuropsychology can be retrieved from: http://www.tilburguniversity.edu. Specific information about the vacancy can be obtained from prof. dr. J. Vroomen, tel. +31-13-4662394, email: J.Vroomen@uvt.nl.
Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Tilburg University is een moderne gespecialiseerde universiteit. Het onderwijs en onderzoek van de Tilburg School of Social and Behavorial Sciences (TSB) zijn georganiseerd rond de thema’s Health, Care & Well-Being, en People, Work, & Organizations. Met een inspirerende werkomgeving daagt de school haar medewerkers uit om hun ambities te verwezenlijken. Betrokkenheid en samenwerking zijn daarbij belangrijke uitgangspunten.
Department of Cognitive Neuropsychology
The Department of Cognitive Neuropsychology of Tilburg University consists of a vibrant mix of people interested in cognitive and clinical neuropsychology. The Department of Cognitive Neuropsychology is an intellectually exciting and productive group, advancing fundamental understanding in the cognitive neuroscience and clinical neuropsychology. The research of the department is highly recognized both nationally and internationally. There is a strong ongoing collaboration with the departments of Neurology & Neurosurgery of the Elisabeth Hospital in Tilburg. Conjoint projects focus on cognitive impairments in patients with various neurological diseases such as stroke and brain tumours. There is access to a state-of-the-art MR scanner with functional neuroimaging capabilities.