Lecturer Sociology (1.0 fte)

Tilburg University


September 1, 2021


Job description Participating in the teaching programs of the Sociology Department by teaching small-scale courses and working groups at the bachelor and premaster level. The Department offers two Bachelor's programs (Sociologie in Dutch and International Sociology in English), and participates in e.g. the Bachelor's programs of Global Management of Social Issues and Psychology (both in English). In addition, the Department offers a half-year Premaster's program in Sociology (in English).

Qualifications We are looking for an ambitious lecturer with a Master's or PhD degree in Sociology, with fluency in spoken Dutch and English and excellent writing skills in Dutch and English. Affinity and experience with teaching and experience with the coaching of students are highly appreciated.

Terms of Employment Tilburg University is among the top Dutch employers and has an excellent policy concerning terms of employment. The collective employment terms and conditions for Dutch universities will apply. Depending on the candidates' experience, the salary for this position on a full-time basis ranges between € 2.790 and € 4.402 gross per month based on scale 10 of the Collective Labour Agreement (CAO) Dutch Universities (not included are various allowances). For this position a one-year contract applies. In the event of proven suitability, the contract may be extended two years. The starting date is as soon as possible, but no later than September 1, 2021.

Applications and Information More information about Tilburg University and Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences can be found on: www. tilburguniversity.edu. Additional information about the vacancy can be obtained from prof. dr. Peter Achterberg: p.achterberg@tilburguniversity.edu. Applicants should send their CV, together with information about teaching experience and quality, and a covering letter to prof. Achterberg, Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, only by the link mentioned below. The closing date for applications is June 24. Interviews are scheduled at July 1st.

Tilburg University Tilburg University is a modern university, specialized in social sciences and humanities and is internationally known for its high standards in education and scientific research as well as its good facilities. The Tilburg University campus offers both quietness and connectivity as it is located in a wooded park, ten minutes away from the city center, main highways, and railways. It is a mid-sized city of 200,000 inhabitants in the South of the Netherlands, in proximity to cities like Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris, and London, and Tilburg is thus located at the very heart of Europe. Tilburg University is committed to diversity as a self-evident value within its organization. Diversity, inclusion, and equality are important key priorities of the university's HR policy.

Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences Tilburg University is a modern, specialized university. The teaching and research of the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences are organized around the motto of "Understanding Society". The school's inspiring working environment challenges its workers to realize their ambitions; involvement and cooperation are essential to achieve this.

Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology The Department of Sociology was founded 50 years ago and is known for its excellent research on aspects of social inequality and social cohesion in a comparative and dynamic perspective. This focus is also visible in the educational programs that Sociology offers. For more information see: https: // www. tilburguniversity.edu/about/schools/socialsciences/organization/departments/sociology/

Recruitment code Tilburg University applies the recruitmentcode of the Dutch Association for Personnel Management & Organization Development (NVP).

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