Student assistent AI

Updated: 2 months ago
Deadline: 03 Jun 2024

18 May 2024
Job Information

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU)
Research Field

Agricultural sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)

Application Deadline

3 Jun 2024 - 21:59 (UTC)
Type of Contract

Job Status

Not Applicable
Hours Per Week

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Generative AI is a hot topic in education. The VU Education Lab keeps an eye on the latest developments in AI and explores possible applications of AI in education. Our student assistants give workshops to teachers, participate in an AI task force and help develop new applications in education.
Your duties

  • you explain to teachers how best to deal with chatbots and how to prompt them
  • you will give workshops where you will lead the conversation on how best to integrate AI into education
  • you create simple websites or chatbots, for example on WordPress or possibly with Microsoft Azure AI Studio
  • you will create knowledge clips with AI Avatars using simple online editing software

Specific Requirements
  • you are enrolled as a student of Arificial Intelligence, Computer Science or related studies at a Dutch university
  • you enjoy giving a presentation or workshop in front of a group of lecturers and engaging in dialogue with them
  • you can explain AI tools or concepts to beginners
  • you can create simple websites and program in them using php, python or NoCode apps

As a university, we strive for equal opportunities for all, recognising that diversity takes many forms. We believe that diversity in all its complexity is invaluable for the quality of our teaching, research and service. We are always looking for talent with diverse backgrounds and experiences. This also means that we are committed to creating an inclusive community so that we can use diversity as an asset.
We realise that each individual brings a unique set of skills, expertise and mindset. Therefore we are happy to invite anyone who recognises themselves in the profile to apply, even if you do not meet all the requirements.

Additional Information

A challenging position in a socially engaged organisation. At VU Amsterdam, you contribute to education, research and service for a better world. And that is valuable. So in return for your efforts, we offer you:

  • a salary € 2.618,00 (SA) gross per month, on a full-time basis. This is based on UFO profile Student-assistant. The exact salary depends on your education and experience.
  • a position for at least 0.2 FTE. Your employment contract will initially last 1 year.

We also offer you attractive fringe benefits and regulations. Some examples:

  • A full-time 38-hour working week comes with a holiday leave entitlement of 232 hours per year. For part-timers, this is calculated pro rata.
  • 8% holiday allowance and 8.3% end-of-year bonus
  • a wide range of sports facilities which staff may use at a modest charge
  • optional model for designing a personalized benefits package
  • discount on (and occasionally exclusive access to) theater performances and courses at the Griffioen Cultural Center

Additional comments

Are you interested in this position and do you believe that your experience will contribute to the excellence of our services? In that case, we encourage you to submit your application before or on Monday 3 June, even if you don't meet all requirements.
The interviews will be scheduled on Tuesday 18 June in the morning.
Applications received by e-mail will not be considered.
Acquisition in response to this advertisement is not appreciated.

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Work Location(s)
Number of offers available
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Postal Code
De Boelelaan 1111

Where to apply



De Boelelaan 1105
Postal Code

1081 HV


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