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    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Healthcare jobs
  • Languages
    English Dutch
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      December 21,2021
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    Tutorial Teacher in Work and Organizational Psychology

    Tutorial Teacher in Work and Organizational Psychology

    Faculteit/Dienst: Faculteit der Maatschappij- & Gedragswetenschappen
    Opleidingsniveau: Master
    Functie type: Wetenschappelijk Personeel
    Sluitingsdatum: 31 december 2021
    Vacaturenummer: 7863
    Are you able to stimulate students to successfully master new knowledge and skills? Are you enthusiastic about a scientist-practitioner approach? Are you interested in working for one of Europe's leading teaching and research universities? This may be the position for you.

    We seek a tutorial teacher who has almost or recently graduated or obtained a PhD in Psychology (or a strongly related field) to teach tutorials in the second year of our Bachelor Psychology program. We are looking for a person with a background in work & organizational psychology. Does this appeal to you? Then we look forward to hearing from you!

    What are you going to do

    • In the second semester you will teach tutorials for the teaching program of the specialization Work and Organizational Psychology and in the first semester for the Practical Training: Psychological Research (PT:PR) of the shared Psychology program.
    • You will work with students every week to collectively explore the depth of the material.
    • You give feedback on (research) reports, essays and other assignments of students and you grade them.
    • You are involved in producing the content of the tutorials and assignments: during the year and in the summer, we adapt the teaching material together.
    • During the courses, you will work in enthusiastic and professional teams, where there is room for your own ideas and initiatives.
    • You will attend team meetings in which we evaluate last week's tutorial meetings together and look ahead to the next week.

    What do we require of you?

    You enjoy supervising groups of (international) students in the second year of their psychology studies. You like teaching academic skills such as data analysis (statistics), scientific writing, and argumentation. You are interested in teaching and innovating of teaching, you want to develop yourself in this and reflect on your own skills. You have excellent communication and social skills and you can work well in a team.

    Because we are a bilingual Bachelor, we are looking for a tutorial teacher who can teach both in English and in Dutch. Teaching will be on campus, if possible. We strive for a diverse team in which different perspectives are represented.

    In addition, you have:
    • good scientific writing skills and an excellent command of the respective teaching language;
    • you have affinity with and/or expertise in work and organizational psychology-related topics (e.g., motivation, selection, leadership, teams).
    • preferably some teaching experience or experience in guiding groups.

    For more information on the courses of the second year, please consult the online study guide.

    Our offer

    The position concerns temporary employment of 26,8 hours per week for six months (extension to one year may be possible). You will be employed in the teaching program of the specialization Work and Organizational Psychology. For this position the University Job Classification profile docent 4 applies.

    Depending on your experience, the minimum salary is €2,836 and the maximum salary is €4,474 gross per month based on a 38-hour working week, in keeping with salary scale 10 as per the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities.

    Availability as of 1 February 2022 is a requirement.

    What else do we offer?
    A motivating work environment with a variety of duties and sufficient scope for individual initiative and development within an inspiring organization. We cherish inquisitive minds and persevering spirits, and allow you the opportunity to dig deeper with your questions. Diverse, unique, dynamic, internationally oriented and ambitious: these are all characteristics which typify UvA staff. Strongly committed to the city of Amsterdam and the international society of which it is part, the UvA stands for independence, creativity, innovation, an international perspective and a critical yet open mindset.

    About us

    De Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) is de grootste universiteit van Nederland, met het breedste opleidingsaanbod. Een intellectueel knooppunt met 39.000 studenten, 6.000 medewerkers en 3.000 promovendi. Verbonden door een cultuur van nieuwsgierigheid.

    De Faculteit der Maatschappij- en Gedragswetenschappen (FMG) speelt een leidende rol in het adresseren van de grote maatschappelijke uitdagingen waar de wereld, Nederland en Amsterdam mee worden geconfronteerd, nu en in de toekomst.


    Do you have any questions or do you require additional information? Please contact:

    • Dr. Brigitte ten Brink

    Job application

    Does this profile sound like you? If so, we are eager to receive :
    • your CV
    • cover letter with motivation
    • previous teaching evaluations in one pdf.

    The deadline for applications is 31 December 2021. Interviews will take place on 10 January 2022.

    The UvA is an equal-opportunity employer. We prioritize diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We value a spirit of enquiry and perseverance, provide the space to keep asking questions, and promote a culture of curiosity and creativity.

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