18/01/2019

Hypatia chair: Full Professor in Biomedical Engineering or Robotics


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Twente (UT)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciences
    Technology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/03/2019 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Netherlands › Enschede
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    38.0

We are searching for a female scientist to strengthen and broaden our research portfolio in biomedical engineering and robotics. We are looking for an ambitious team-player who will initiate and lead novel scientific research and education programs and (inter-)national networks. Together with the other full professors, you will be responsible for the management of the department.

Benefits

  • A full time tenured position as professor with a competitive salary and benefits.
  • An international work environment, with colleagues from many countries all over the world.
  • A start-up package
  • Excellent research facilities.
  • Extras such as an 8.3% end-of-year bonus and 8% holiday allowance.
  • Inclusion in the ABP pension scheme.
  • Possibilities to save up holidays for sabbatical leave.
  • A minimum of 29 holidays, and an additional 12 holidays in case of full-time employment.
  • Professional and personal development programs


INFORMATION AND APPLICATION

For more information, please contact Prof.dr.ir. Bart Koopman tel:+31534892465 or h.f.j.m.koopman@utwente.nl

An executive search exercise is being undertaken by Perrett Laver to assist the recruitment committee. Applications should consist of a covering letter explaining motivation and qualifications for the position and a full curriculum vitae, including a list of publications. Perrett Laver may be contacted for informal enquiries and questions about the post on +31 (0)20 240 4378 or Petra Stiblikova Project Manager.

Applications can be uploaded at www.perrettlaver.com/candidates, quoting reference number 3907. The deadline for applications is 9am CET on March 14th, 2019.

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Offer Requirements

Specific Requirements

  • Your research expertise is within the fields of biomedical engineering or robotics and complementary to the ongoing research at the University of Twente.
  • You are an excellent researcher.
  • You have a clear and inspiring vision on the future development of the field.
  • You have a passion for teaching and for developing education that cultivate student-learning.
  • You hold a University Teaching Qualification (UTQ) for Dutch Universities, a similar qualification, or are willing to obtain this.
  • You thrive in a collaborative environment and your managerial skills make the difference.
  • Your communication skills in English are excellent.

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University of Twente (UT)
Netherlands
Enschede
7522 NB
Drienerlolaan 5

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