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Assistant Professor GIScience (fulltime)Posted by: University of Twente (UT)
Posted date: 2017-Aug-01
You will conduct international high-quality research and contribute to developing the departmental research portfolio. You will teach Masters level coursework, supervise MSc theses, and contribute to the development of new courses including face-to-face, blended learning, and distance learning, preferably based on open source solutions. You will supervise PhD students in combination with a departmental professor and will engage in acquisition and implementation of consulting tasks for the department. You will undertake management and administration tasks within the department and will acquire and/or participate in new research, educational and capacity building projects.
Information and application
Please submit your application before 1 October, 2017 (choose “apply here” below). Your application has to include (i) a motivation letter clearly stating how you meet the selection criteria and also outlining your research and teaching interests and (ii) a detailed CV with references.
Conditions of employment
We offer an inspiring and challenging international environment. You will be initially employed for a period of two years. Extension of the employment after this period is a possibility.
The University of Twente. We stand for life sciences and technology. High tech and human touch. Education and research that matter. New technology which drives change, innovation and progress in society. The University of Twente is the only campus university in the Netherlands; divided over five faculties we provide more than fifty educational programmes. The University of Twente has a strong focus on personal development and talented researchers are given scope for carrying out pioneering research.
The Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) of the University of Twente provides international postgraduate education, research and project services in the field of geo-information science and earth observation using remote sensing and GIS. The aim of ITC's activities is the international exchange of knowledge, focusing on capacity building and institutional development in developing countries and emerging economies.