Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
The ambition of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is clear: to contribute to a better world through outstanding education and ground-breaking research. We strive to be a university where personal development and commitment to society play a leading role. A university where people from different disciplines and backgrounds collaborate to achieve innovations and to generate new knowledge. Our teaching and research encompass the entire spectrum of academic endeavor - from the humanities, the social sciences and the natural sciences through to the life sciences and the medical sciences.
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is home to more than 26,000 students. We employ over 4,600 individuals. The VU campus is easily accessible and located in the heart of Amsterdam's Zuidas district, a truly inspiring environment for teaching and research.
We are an inclusive university community. Diversity is one of our most important values. We believe that engaging in international activities and welcoming students and staff from a wide variety of backgrounds enhances the quality of our education and research. We are always looking for people who can enrich our world with their own unique perspectives and experiences.
The Faculty of Science
The Faculty of Science inspires researchers and students to find sustainable solutions for complex societal issues. From forest fires to big data, from obesity to medicines and from molecules to the moon: our teaching and research programmes cover the full spectrum of the natural sciences. We share knowledge and experience with leading research institutes and industries, both here in the Netherlands and abroad.
Working at the Faculty of Science means working with students, PhD candidates and researchers, all with a clear focus on their field and a broad view of the world. We employ more than 1,250 staff members, and we are home to around 11,000 students.
About the department Complex Trait Genetics
Research at the department of Complex Trait Genetics focuses on identifying the genetic mechanisms of brain-related traits. We develop novel statistical and bioinformatics tools to optimally analyze large genome-wide data sets for complex traits, combine them with biological data and generate hypotheses that can be tested in functional studies to obtain mechanistic insight.
Assistant Professor Theoretical Computer Science (Tenure Track/Career Track), Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 7 days ago
Are you a talented computer scientist with a proven background in the broad area of logic or semantics in computer science? Then Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam would like to get to know you. Locatio...
Junior Lecturer Software Engineering And Information Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 10 days ago
Are you passionate about teaching in one of the areas among software engineering and information sciences? And do you want to help us educate the next generation of IT experts using innovative tea...
Junior Lecturer (Juniordocent) Master’s Programme Bioinformatics And Systems Biology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 21 days ago
We are looking for a colleague who is passionate about education and dedicated to support the VU/UvA joint degree Master’s programme for Bioinformatics and Systems Biology . Please apply at Vrije ...
Education Coordinator Computer Science / Onderwijscoördinator Informatica, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 17 days ago
Do you have good administration skills? Are you a good team player? We are seeking to appoint an education coordinator in computer science. Location: AMSTERDAM FTE: 0.8 Job description As an Edu...
Contract Administrator, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 9 days ago
Is keeping a good administration of contracts your strong suit? Would you like to contribute to improving our administrative HRM processes? Please apply at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). Locat...
Junior Researcher Position Embodied Teamwork Of Police Officers, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, about 8 hours ago
Are you interested to find out how police officers can successfully collaborate under unpredictable, complex, and at times stressfull circumstances? And are you particularly interested in the role...