Activities 2016

Activities 2016

Photo exposition: “Women in Mathematics throughout Europe: a Gallery of Portraits”

Dear friends, colleagues


Please find two job openings for ITC-Women in Science tenure track positions.


Job description

The faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) of the University of Twente seeks outstanding female applicants for a Tenure Track position. The Tenure Track position is open to highly talented females who hold a doctoral degree, have postdoc experience and excellent potential for a successful scientific career in the area of geo-information science and earth observation. We expect candidates to match their research interest with the focus of one of ITC’s research themes. We would like to emphasize that ITC’s research themes are closely linked to the so called ‘Ploumen nota’ titled ‘A World to Gain’. Ms Ploumen is the Dutch Minister for foreign trade and development cooperation.


The intention of this Tenure Track is that, after a maximum period of six years, you enter into permanent employment as Associate professor and progress further in the organization. The appointment is based on evidence of personal development rather than competitive factors. Starting level of the track is Assistant Professor level 2. Phase 1 in the Tenure Track, initially for 3 years.


More details and application procedure can be found at the links below.!/vacature/609735


Please note these positions are really only for excellent females so please do not apply if you do not fulfill this first criterion. Otherwise please forward it to an excellent colleague.


Best wishes

Bob Su


Professor Z. (Bob) Su

Professor of Spatial Hydrology and Water Resources Management,

University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), Chairman of Department of Water Resources

Hengelosestraat 99, P.O.Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede

The Netherlands



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