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Posted by admin on August 17, 2017

Campaign Opening Academic Year!

The workload in the academic world is toweringly high. Subsidy applications, administration, education responsibilities, publication pressure, insufficient manpower, it continues to accumulate. Many people work in the evenings, weekends, holidays and sometimes even during illness. Research shows that 20% extra work is done in personal time. For a full-time position, this is more than nine … read more >

Posted by admin on June 5, 2017

Career guidance for postdocs is essential (PostdocNL in VAWO VISIE)

Of all postdocs in the Netherlands, only a mere five percent can stay in science, ‘says Jozien Helleman of PostdocNL. “That means that the remaining 95 percent have to look for other jobs, but that’s not that easy.”   SoFoKleS, the social fund for the knowledge sector, has committed to an incentive scheme for postdocs … read more >

Posted by admin on May 31, 2017

Away with the disposable scientist

How harmful are temporary contracts in science? Delta explores with postdocs and VAWO, read the article here: (in Dutch)       Join the LinkedIn groupSign up to Mailinglist  

Posted by admin on May 1, 2017

Open Science: the National Plan and you

You are kindly invited to join the first national meeting for researchers on Open Science. The meeting will take place on the 29th of May 2017 and will be hosted at the Aula of TU Delft.   Who should attend? The day will be a great opportunity for all researchers working in the Netherlands to … read more >

Posted by admin on March 28, 2017

BCF Career Event The Netherlands 2017

Biggest career fair in Life Sciences, Chemistry, Food & Pharma Are you orientating on the next steps in your career?  Join  BCF Career Event  on May 11th, 2017 in Jaarbeurs Utrecht. With 2000 visitors and 100 organisations participating annually, it is the largest career event in these sectors in Europe.  BCF Career Event is highly … read more >