Niloufar responsible for hiring senior academic staff including Postdoc, Assistant Prof., Associate Prof. and Full Professor, mainly focused on Science faculty.
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 30,000 students. We employ over 5,500 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 programs 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 more than 11,000 students.
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (in short VU Amsterdam) has a clear ambition: to contribute to a better world through outstanding education and ground-breaking research. VU Amsterdam strives 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. We have both academic and non-academic positions all year round.
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Sustainability, climate change, biodiversity, digital and connected society, data science, medicines and vaccines, medical technology, food and water, living environment and health: the major challenges of our time require fundamental solutions from Science. A values-driven, experimental, computational and interdisciplinary approach is essential for this. This approach is in the DNA of the Faculty of Science of VU Amsterdam. And our scientists are working with heart and soul on solutions for these major challenges. In their own research, through valorisation, and by educating new generations of socially engaged global citizens. So that, with knowledge and an entrepreneurial attitude, they can make a valuable contribution to a sustainable, healthy future.
Research departments Faculty of Science (they all have hyperlinks)
The Faculty of Science comprises 12 scientific departments. More information is available on the site of each department:
CHEMISTRY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES (IVM)