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.
School of Business and Economics
The School of Business and Economics (SBE) provides high-quality education and excellent research in business administration and economics with a focus on contributing to the social, economic and ecological challenges of our time. Whether it is the use of robots in society or big data, labour market participation or flexibility in the labour market, traffic jams or the housing market, flash crashes in the stock market or choice behaviour in gambling, leadership or change management: we believe in goal-oriented scientific research and understand that progress in academics, the business community and society is achieved through cooperation, openness and social responsibility.
At SBE, all of our highly-motivated colleagues work together closely in a stimulating, dynamic and international environment to achieve our collective goal of encouraging society to make informed choices. Approximately 4,200 Bachelor’s and Master’s students and 1,700 executive students are enrolled at the School, and employs roughly 500 people.
About KIN Center for Digital Innovation
The KIN Center for Digital Innovation (www.sbe.vu.nl/kin) is a multi-disciplinary research institute on digital innovation and is part of the School of Business and Economics of the VU University of Amsterdam. We are an international group of 40 researchers studying the ways in which the use and development of digital innovations affect the way we work and organize. The group is very well connected to both the academic and private and public organizations. On top of delivering top quality teaching and research, the KIN Center for Digital Innovation is creating a platform for collaboration with private and public organizations, offering various forms of executive education, research collaboration and knowledge sharing sessions for business partners
Phd Position In Institutionalization Of Public Engagement, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2 days ago
Location: AMSTERDAM FTE: 0,8 - 1 Job description The VU Amsterdam has the ambition of fostering research and education that contribute to (local) societal issues. This contribution can be realized...
Phd Position In Competencies Development Through Public Engagement, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2 days ago
Location: AMSTERDAM FTE: 0.8 - 1 Job description The VU Amsterdam has the ambition of fostering research and education that contribute to (local) societal issues. This contribution can be realized...
Ph D Human Climate Feedbacks At Different Spatial Temporal Scales, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, about 18 hours ago
Would you like to empower citizens, stakeholders and decision-makers in taking climate-smart decisions that are informed by a solid scientific evidence base through developing innovative climate s...
Ph D Position In Cellular Toxicity And Bioinformatics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, about 18 hours ago
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Ph D Position In Cellular Metabolomics In Toxicology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, about 18 hours ago
Are you looking for a PhD position in cellular metabolomics? Do you want to be closely involved in following the metabolic fate of toxic compounds and their effects on metabolism? Please apply at ...
Phd Position In Diversity For Security Threat And Risk Analysis, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, 5 days ago
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