EUC is looking for an Economics and Business expert (0.6 fte)

Erasmus University Rotterdam


September 19, 2021


EUC is looking for an Economics and Business expert (0.6 fte) EUC is looking for an Economics and Business expert (0.6 fte) Published Deadline Location

yesterday 19 Sep Rotterdam

Erasmus University College (EUC) invites applications for a Tutor/Lecturer in Economics (in Dutch ‘Docent') (0.6 fte) for its Economics and Business department.

Job description

The primary tasks of the Tutor/Lecturer – in addition to tutoring across various courses (including academic skills courses) and reviewing assessment work done by students – are (to assist with) development, carrying out and coordination of theoretical and practical courses in the fields of Economics a/o Business for the curriculum. A Lecturer will also guide Capstone projects of students in their final year at EUC.

From the shared value of Organizational Citizenship, all faculty members will be expected to assist in recruiting events and matching interviews with aspiring students.

The Economics and Business Department (ECB) at EUC closely cooperates with the other 3 departments of Humanities, Life Sciences, and Social and Behavioural Sciences to provide top quality education to our Bachelor students. The ECB team consists of some 10 people. Staff is are expected to be able to fill in for each other and/or to reinforce one another in case of peak workloads.

  • max. 24 hours per week
  • Rotterdam View on Google Maps
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)


    We require that you:

  • You have graduated with distinction for a Master's degree in Economics, Business Economics or Management ( Tutor ), or you are now finalising PhD-research/holding a PhD in a relevant field ( Lecturer );
  • Candidates with a specialisation in general (micro) economics a/o statistics a/o management studies a/o entrepreneurship are specifically encouraged to apply;
  • You have demonstrable affinity with teaching;
  • You have excellent communication skills and you are highly proficient in the English language (at least C1 level, C2 level is preferred);
  • You look forward to becoming a proactive member of a stimulating academic community that is the hallmark of a university college;
  • We explicitly invite international candidates to apply for this vacancy.
  • Conditions of employment

    The initial appointment will be for 0.6 fte in temporary employment for nine months.

    The conditions of employment comply with the ‘CAO Nederlandse Universiteiten/Collective Agreement Netherlands Universities (CAO NU)'. Salary is subject to know-how and experience and will be within the range of salary scale 10 (from € 2.836 to € 4.474 gross per month), or – when both holding a PhD and the required relevant teaching experience – salary scale 11 (from € 3.807 to € 5.211 gross per month).

    Erasmus University offers attractive employment conditions, including a holiday allowance of 8%, a year-end payment of 8.3% and 41 annual leave days based on a full work week of 40 hours. In addition, EUR takes part in the ABP pension scheme, and we also offer partially paid parental leave. Our individual choices model gives you some freedom to assemble your own set of terms and conditions. Candidates from outside the Netherlands may be eligible for a tax break, and for their international spouses we have set up a dual career programme.

    Moreover, EUR staff members are allowed to make use of the EUR facilities, including the Erasmus sports centre and the University Library.

    We value diversity and believe that a diversity of talents contributes to our vision and strategy to excel as a university on research and education. This means that we are looking for a person who can complement our team well.

    Employer Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), named after Rotterdam-born humanist and theologian Erasmus, is a research university with a strong international orientation and a pronounced social focus, both in its education and research activities. On the lively, modern campus, more than 28.000 students and scholars of more than 100 nationalities are constantly encouraged to develop their talents and meet their ambition. Our more than 2700 scientists and employees work together with all our students to solve challenges faced by global society, drawing their inspiration from the consistently dynamic and cosmopolitan city of Rotterdam. The academic education offered at our faculties is intensive, engaging and strongly focused on practical application. We increasingly perform our research in multidisciplinary teams, which are closely interwoven with international networks. In terms of research impact and the quality of its degree programmes, EUR can compete with the foremost universities in Europe, which is reflected in its consistent top-100 position in most major universities rankings. Erasmus University Rotterdam's key values are daring, curiosity, social involvement, breaking new ground and striving for success. See www.

    Department Erasmus University College (EUC)

    Erasmus University College (EUC) is EUR's internationally orientated and selective undergraduate college, offering a Bachelor's degree programme in Liberal Arts and Sciences based on intensive multi-disciplinary education in four areas of study: Social and Behavioural Sciences, Economics and Business, Humanities and Life Sciences. The college and its city campus are in the centre of metropolitan Rotterdam. The residential character of the college contributes to a safe academic community whose students live and study together. EUC is part of the Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

    To learn more about the Erasmus University College please visit our website at www.

    Additional information

    For more information about the Erasmus University College, please visit the website www. For more information about the vacancy applicants should contact Dr Christa van Wijnbergen, Head of Economics and Business (

    Applicants should send an electronic copy of their letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and names of two referees via the Apply now button. The deadline for applications is 19 September 2021. Screening will start immediately and continue until the position is filled. Selected candidates will be invited to an interview with a selection committee.

    The position is advertised both in- and externally, and in case of equivalent suitability, internal candidates will be given preference over external candidates.

    Enquiries from agencies are not appreciated.

    Making minds matter

    Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) is a highly ranked, international university, based in the dynamic and diverse city of Rotterdam, with its port acting as a gateway to the world.

    Read more about Erasmus University Rotterdam

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