Researcher in Communication Research

University of Amsterdam Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

The Amsterdam School Communication Research Offers Two (Unpaid) Guest Positions Ukrainian Researcher

Faculty/Services:  Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Educational level:  post-secondary vocational education
Function type:  Academic Staff
Closing date:  1 October 2022
Vacancy number:  9098

The Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR) offers two (unpaid) guest positions for Ukrainian researchers who are currently located in the Netherlands to work on a subject related to one of our research groups.

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To offer support to Ukrainian researchers who had to flee and can't continue their research as usual, we offer two (unpaid) guest positions at ASCoR. With these guest positions, you will receive full hospitality in one of our research groups, which includes a working place on campus, use of our research facilities, cooperation in a research group or even supervision by one of our senior researchers, and of course peer support.

What are you going to do

You will/tasks:

  • summary of tasks;
  • and responsibilities.

What do we require

Candidates can vary from experienced researchers with a completed PhD in a relevant field, to junior researchers still working on their PhD who should at least have a Master's degree in a field related to communication research. Further preferable qualifications for candidates include proven research talent and a good command of English.

Our offer

Fixed-term contract: 3 months.
ASCoR offers two unpaid positions for researchers, for an initial period of three months, which can be extended depending on your personal situation.

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What else do we offer

  • a position in which initiative and input are highly valued;
  • an enthusiastic and warm team that is open to new colleagues;
  • an inspiring academic and international working environment in the heart of Amsterdam.

About us

The University of Amsterdam is the largest university in the Netherlands, with the broadest spectrum of degree programmes. It is an intellectual hub with 39,000 students, 6,000 employees and 3,000 doctoral students who are all committed to a culture of inquiring minds.

A challenging work environment with a variety of duties and ample scope for individual initiative and development within an inspiring organization. The social and behavioral sciences play a leading role in addressing the major societal challenges faced by the world, the Netherlands and Amsterdam, now and in the future.

Want to know more about our organisation? Read more about working at the University of Amsterdam.

Questions

Do you have any questions or do you require additional information? Please contact:

  • Amber van der Wal, Research Manager ASCoR, a.vanderwal@uva.nl

Job Application

Do you recognize yourself in the job profile? Then we look forward to receiving your application/motivation letter and resume in one .pdf. This call will stay open for as long as there are available places. 

Applications in .pdf should include:

  • a curriculum vitae;
  • a letter of motivation;
  • any other required information.

The UvA is an equal-opportunity employer. We prioritize diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We value a spirit of enquiry and perseverance, provide the space to keep asking questions, and promote a culture of curiosity and creativity.

If you encounter Error GBB451, reach out to our HR Department directly. They will gladly help you continue your application. 

No agencies please