Vacancy number: 06.09.17.TK.ENG
Category: Staf en Management, Wetenschap en O&O\
Date published: 8 February 2017
Closing date: 8 March 2017
The Executive Board of Erasmus MC is looking for or a
Professor of Epidemiology/ Head of Department for the
Department of Epidemiology at Erasmus MC. As a successful
candidate, you will hold the final responsibility for the
organizational, financial and research policy of this
department. In a stimulating and unifying manner, you will
provide integral leadership to this department based on Koers
‘18, the current fiveyear strategic plan of Erasmus MC, and
based on the leadership vision that applies to Erasmus MC. As
Professor/ Head of Department, you will continue to build a
vision of epidemiology for Erasmus MC. You will seek
possibilities to continuously optimize the department and you
will be the driving force behind new developments.
A healthy population and excellence in healthcare through
research and education. This is what Erasmus MC stands for.
Conducting groundbreaking work, pushing boundaries and leading
the way. In research, education, and healthcare. We are
practical people with a high level of expertise, working hard
to improve and renew the healthcare of today and the public
health of tomorrow.
For Erasmus MC, the Department of Epidemiology has strong
partners, not only within the organization, but also
nationally and internationally. Erasmus MC attaches great
importance to strong connections between fundamental research
and clinical departments. Within Erasmus MC, Academic Centers
have recently been established that have strong links between
fundamental and applied research, clinical care and education.
Qualifications and skills
Erasmus MC is looking for an Epidemiologist (PhD) with an
excellent national and international reputation in this field.
As a successful candidate you rely on a broad scientific
basis, and have extensive experience in research and education
at a demonstrably excellent level. Furthermore, you have a
good sense of administrative relationships and engange in new
developments. In this leadership role, excellent management
skills are essential.
You are a unifying leader, both within and outside the
department, and are focused on cooperation with affinity for a
professional approach. Due to your ability to build bridges
and to create the right conditions, you also know how to
strengthen and deepen cooperation within and outside Erasmus
Being able to present a certificate of good conduct is a
condition for the appointment.
Terms of employment
The gross monthly salary is a maximum of € 9.895,- (scale 18),
depending on your level of education and relevant experience
and based on a full-time workweek. The
terms of employment are in accordance with the Collective
Bargaining Agreement for University Medical Centers (CAO UMC).
For more information about this position, please contact
Prof.dr J.P. Mackenbach, head of the Department of Public
Health and Secretary of the appointment committee, phone
number: (+31) (0)10 703 0047 or e-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org. For other information please
contact Mr. J. Mellegers, junior HR advisor, phone number:
(+31) (0)10 703 8666 or e-mail:
Please send your application, including Curriculum Vitae and
cover letter, by e-mail to:
email@example.com stating vacancy code
No agencies please.