|Publication date||23 April 2021|
|Closing date||21 May 2021|
|Level of education||PhD|
|Hours||38 hours per week|
|Salary indication||€3,746 to €5,127 gross per month|
The Anthropology Department of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences currently has an opening for an assistant professor in anthropology with a specialization in one of the following fields: economic anthropology, political anthropology in particular on identity politics and neo-nationalism, anthropology of digital infrastructures, anthropology of Europe, or applied anthropology. The Department of Anthropology is one of the largest departments of anthropology in Europe with an excellent reputation in both research and teaching.
What will you do?
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What do we require of you?
What can we offer you?
A challenging work environment with a variety of duties and ample scope for individual initiative and development within an inspiring organisation. The social and behavioural sciences play a leading role in addressing the major societal challenges faced by the world, now and in the future.
To work at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is to work in a discerning, independent, creative, innovative and international climate characterised by an open atmosphere and a genuine engagement with the city of Amsterdam and society.
The UvA is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We value a spirit of enquiry and endurance, provide the space to keep asking questions and cherish a diverse atmosphere of curiosity and creativity.
We offer a full-time contract for 38 hours per week. Employment will initially be on a temporary basis for a total period of three years (two years plus one), with conditions of a tenured appointment agreed upon at the time of hiring. The preferred starting date is 1 October 2021. Salary depends on past education and relevant work experience, with a minimum salary of €3,746 and a maximum salary of €5.127 gross per month in keeping with scale 11, as per the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities). Additionally, we offer an extensive package of secondary benefits, including 8% holiday allowance and a year-end bonus of 8.3%.
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The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences is an active participant in a diverse, international community. Our goal is for you to feel at home here, regardless of your background, race, orientation and/or beliefs.
Does this profile sound like you? If so, we are eager to receive the following documents in a single PDF file (not zipped):
The deadline for applications is 21 May 2021. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
You can apply online by clicking on the following link.
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