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Professor and Chair of Environmental Systems Analysis

Wageningen University & Research

Wageningen University & research are looking for an innovative, dynamic and inspiring scholar in Environmental Systems Analysis (ESA) and figurehead in the field of climate change and climate systems to join Wageningen University & Research (0.8 - 1.0 fte).

Deadline: 27 April, 2020
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Director of CWI (Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica)

Director of CWI (Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica)

"Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) is the Dutch national research institute for mathematics and computer science. And is part of the Institutes Organisation (NWO-I) of the Dutch Research Council (NWO). Eight other national research institutes are part of NWO-I: AMOLF, ARCNL, ASTRON, DIFFER, Nikhef, NIOZ, NSCR and SRON. CWI is located at Amsterdam Science Park.

We are looking for a Director of CWI with an international reputation as a scientist, a proven track record of leading international scientific research collaborations, and a profound insight in the research areas of mathematics and computer science. You are well connected to the national and international research community. You equally value fundamental research and its applications, and have a clear vision on the role of the institute given the dynamics of mathematics and computer science in both science and society, and anticipating future developments in the area. "

Deadline: 10 May, 2020

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Professor in Integrated Environmental Modelling

Open Universiteit

Professor in Integrated Environmental Modelling

"We expect the chair holder to establish and initiate research on the theme of Integrated Environmental Modelling, fitting with the OUNL Research Programs. He/she will show leadership in research ensuring coherence within and between various activities and projects, will explore and initiate connections with the other chairs in the Department and with other departments of the OUNL, and will develop new expertise based on research findings and given the issues that are important for environmental sciences. She/he is expected to have and maintain a strong public record in refereed journals, to attract new research funding (EU, science foundations, internal funds) that leads to Ph.D.-projects, and to play an active role in the societal debate on environmental issues. She/he will be asked to contribute to the curriculum of the Bachelor and Master academic degree programmes offered by the department of Environmental Sciences, in close cooperation with the faculty staff and outside experts. She/he will be asked to teach existing courses and to develop new courses where appropriate, and to guide students in their MSc graduate research. Further duties will include important management tasks in the department (Department Chair, programme leader), representation of the department within and outside the OUNL, and liaising with civil society, governments and research institutions in the environmental field."

Deadline: 18 May, 2020

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