At least 70% of your assignment will be spent on academic research.
You will be involved in teaching activities at the bachelor’s or master’s level.
You will counsel master’s students in their exercises, work placement and Master’s dissertation.
You will counsel doctoral students.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
You hold a doctoral degree in Public Administration, with a focus on public policy.
For diplomas awarded outside the European Union, a certificate of equivalence (NARIC) must be submitted. The degree requirements need to be fulfilled at the start of your appointment.
You have already conducted and published research in reputable peer reviewed journals and outlets preferably with a focus on public policy and public policy processes.
You have distinguished yourself as a promising researcher during your doctorate.
You are profoundly interested in coaching students in the Bachelor’s, Master’s and/or Advanced Master’s programmes.
You are able to produce, submit and publish relevant scientific publications to international peer-reviewed academic journals that are widely disseminated.
You are highly motivated and quality oriented.
You have the ability to work within teams, collaborate with interdisciplinary scholars and conduct research that address contemporary issues in public policy and public administration.
WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU
We offer you a temporary appointment for a period of 1 year. The appointment cannot be renewed.
Even if you have already been appointed earlier (whether or not at another university and whether or not in the same field of discipline) in a first term of up to 3 years, you can apply. The second appointment does not have to be immediately connected to a first term
Your appointment will start on 1 October 2022 at the earliest.
Your remuneration will be determined according to salary scale AAP5. More information about our salary scales.
All Ghent University staff members enjoy a number of benefits, such as a wide range of training and education opportunities, 36 days of paid leave, bicycle commuting reimbursement, ecocheques, etc. A complete overview of all our fringe benefits (in Dutch).
Apply online through the e-recruitment system before the application deadline (see above). We do not accept late applications or applications that are not sent through the online system.
Your application must include the following documents:
In the field ‘Cv’ : your cv and an overview of your relevant scientific publications (merged into one pdf file)
In the field ‘Cover letter’ : your application letter in pdf format
In the field ‘Diploma’ : a transcript of the required degree (if already in your possession). If you have a foreign diploma in a language other than our national languages (Dutch, French or German) or English, please add a translation in one of the mentioned languages.
In the field ‘Certificate of equivalence’ : only for diplomas awarded outside the European Union a certificate of equivalence (NARIC) must be submitted. (This can be requested via www. naricvlaanderen.be/en). For diplomas awarded in the UK before January 31st of 2020, a certificate of equivalence is not required.
Note that the maximum file size for each field is 10 MB.
As Ghent University maintains an equal opportunities and diversity policy, everyone is encouraged to apply for this position.
For more information about this vacancy, please contact Prof. Bram Verschuere (Bram.Verschuere@UGent.be, +32486166125).