Netherlands: PhD in Food Waste at Wageningen UR
Conditions of employment
We offer you a temporary position for a period of 1.5 years with extension of 2.5 years after successful evaluation. Gross salary per month € 2083,- in the first year rising up to € 2664,- per month in the fourth year.
We not only offer a competitive salary but also good (study) leave and a pension of the ABP Pension Fund.
Contract type: Temporary, Onbekend
The Food Quality and Design group studies in an integrative way how technological factors as such, or in relation to socio-economic and managerial factors, can be used to optimize food quality throughout the food chain.
The Agrotechnology & Food Sciences Group is part of Wageningen UR where fundamental and applied sciences complement each other. As an important European player, we carry out top-level research and work alongside authoritative partners within the international business world as well as the government on “Healthy food in a biobased society”. We have a crucial role in innovations within the market. Entrepreneurship and professionalism are what define us. In short, we are an interesting, international employer of stature.
Wageningen University and Research centre Delivering a substantial contribution to the quality of life. That’s our focus – each and every day. Within our domain, healthy food and living environment, we search for answers to issues affecting society – such as sustainable food production, climate change and alternative energy. Of course, we don’t do this alone. Every day, 6,500 people work on ‘the quality of life’, turning ideas into reality, on a global scale.
Could you be one of these people? We give you the space you need.
For further information about working at Wageningen UR, take a look atwww.wageningenur.nl/en/Jobs/Vacancies.htm.
Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.
For more information about this position, please contact Pieternel Luning, Associate Professor, telephone number +31 317482087.
For more information about the contractual aspects, please contact Rob van Meegen, HR-advisor, telephone number +31 317485466.
You can apply online at www.wageningenur.nl/en/Jobs/Vacancies.htm until 21th of January 2014.