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Leiden University
Leiden University
Leiden, Netherlands

Leiden University

Leiden University was founded in 1575 and is one of Europe’s leading international research universities. It has seven faculties in the arts, sciences and social sciences, spread over locations in Leiden and The Hague. The University has over 6,500 staff members and 26,900 students. The motto of the University is 'Praesidium Libertatis' – Bastion of Freedom.

Bastion of Freedom

Praesidium Libertatis is the motto of Leiden University. This means Bastion of Freedom. The University has always stood for freedom of spirit, thought and speech as well as freedom in research and teaching. The University wants to create an environment in which academics and students have the opportunity to excel. We welcome all who wish to study or work here and achieve their full potential. The University has a responsibility to society and to future generations. This means providing excellent research and teaching that make the world a safer, healthier, more sustainable, prosperous and just place – at local, regional and global level.

The University as an employerhttp://www.beeldbank.leidenuniv.nl/ImageDisplay.php?uid=CD051258&thumbed=5

Approximately 4,000 staff members contribute to offering more than 18,500 students a more promising future. In addition to the academic staff, we also employ non-academic staff, who provide our organisation with the professional administration and support needed to facilitate advanced high-quality research and teaching.

Academic staff

Whether you are looking for a job as a lecturer, a researcher, or a combination of the two, Leiden University is regularly on the look-out for motivated academic staff. This includes PhD candidates and researchers, but also senior university lecturers and professors. In this context the University seriously invests in its academic career policy: this is apparent for instance in the tenure tracks we offer, that target high potential candidates in possession of a PhD who aim to become professors.

PhD positions

Leiden University is often on the look-out for ambitious recent graduates with a passion and talent for research. We believe that fundamental research is crucial for the development of a modern society and for the future welfare of mankind. A number of renowned scientists have contributed to our University’s fame, including 4 Nobel Prize Winners: Einthoven (Physiology/Medicine), Kamerlingh Onnes, Lorentz and Zeeman (Physics). Click here for more reasons to choose for a PhD track at Leiden University.

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Leiden University
Leiden University
Location: Leiden, Netherlands | Closing on Mar 16
Scientist within the broad field of animal biology
Vacancy number 20-101 Function type Academic staff Hours (in fte) 1.0 External/ internal External Location Leiden Placed on 25 February 2020 Closing date 16 March 2020 The Faculty of Science and the Institute of Biology Leiden are looking for an Assistant,...
Leiden University
Leiden University
Location: Leiden, Netherlands | Closing on Mar 31
Postdoctoral Researcher in ancient Near Eastern Studies
Vacancy number 20-094 Function type Academic staff Hours (in fte) 1.0 External/ internal External Location Leiden Placed on 25 February 2020 Closing date 31 March 2020 Faculty of Humanities and the Netherlands Institute for the Near East is looking for...
Leiden University
Leiden University
Location: Leiden, Netherlands | Closing on Mar 16
Plant molecular biologist within the broad field of experimental plant sciences
Vacancy number 20-102 Function type Academic staff Hours (in fte) 1.0 External/ internal External Location Leiden Placed on 25 February 2020 Closing date 16 March 2020 The Faculty of Science and the Institute of Biology Leiden are looking for an Assistant,...
Leiden University
Leiden University
Location: Leiden, Netherlands | Closing on Mar 16
Microbiologist within the broad field of chemical ecology and/or microbial interactions with the environment
Vacancy number 20-100 Function type Academic staff Hours (in fte) 1.0 External/ internal External Location Leiden Placed on 25 February 2020 Closing date 16 March 2020 The Faculty of Science and the Institute of Biology Leiden are looking for an Assistant,...
Leiden University
Leiden University
Location: Leiden, Netherlands | Closing on Apr 01
PhD candidate for Microbial Metabolomics for Infant Immune Fitness
Vacancy number 20-104 Function type Academic staff Hours (in fte) 1.0 External/ internal External Location Leiden Placed on 20 February 2020 Closing date 01 April 2020 The Division of Systems Biomedicine and Pharmacology at the Leiden Academic Centre for...