Education (80% time allocation)
The Junior Lecturer will have the following education responsibilities, to be further developed based on experience and interest:
- Inputs to the Bachelor International Land and Water Management courses, such as ‘Design 1’, ‘Research Methodology for Human Environment Interactions’, ‘Excursions to Spain and Crete of the course Irrigation and Water Management’ and ‘Orientation on International Land and Water Management.’;
- Education innovation;
- Supervise BSc internship and thesis students in the field of water resources management (2-4 students per year);
- Supervise MSc thesis research (2-4 per year) in the field of water resources management.Projects and general chair group work (20 % time allocation)
The Junior Lecturer will work partly on projects that link research, capacity-building and policy support in the field of water productivity improvements.
We are looking for a candidate with a MSc degree; an interdisciplinary and sociotechnical approach to water management studies; good didactic and communication skills; fluency in English (and preferably Spanish); and a fine team player. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
We offer you a challenging position as a lecturer within our group. This will be a good stepping stone to a further career within Wageningen UR or elsewhere.
We offer a temporary one year contract with the possibility of extension, for 0.8 fte/30.4 hours per week.
Maximum salary amounts € 4084,- (gross scale 10) for a Junior Lecturer, based on a fulltime job. Salary depends on relevant experience and knowledge.
For more information you may contact prof.dr. Petra Hellegers, Water Resources Management Group, Department of Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University, tel. (+31) (0)6-51679951; email: email@example.com
Applications for this position should be submitted before 14 July 2018.
Please do not send your application directly to prof. Hellegers.