Name of the organisation: Faculty of Science – Institute of Physics, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Designation: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Salary: €2,709 to €4,274 gross per month

Essential qualification:

A PhD in experimental physics or physical chemistry;

proven excellence in experimental skills in an atomic physics lab;

experience with supervision master and PhD students;

excellent English and oral and written communication skills

How to apply: You may apply online by using the link below.

Applications should include:

a motivation letter and CV;

title and summary/abstract of your PhD thesis.

Please upload all the documents as a single PDF file in the field marked CV.


Applications will be processed on a rolling basis, and the position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been identified. (Formal closing date: 1 July 2020). #LI-DNP

About the job: A temporary contract for 38 hours per week, starting asap for the duration of 1 year (with possible extension of 1 year depending on performance).     


The salary, depending on relevant experience before the beginning of the employment contract, will be €2,709 to €4,274 (scale 10) gross per month, based on full-time employment (38 hours a week). These amounts are exclusive 8% holiday allowance and 8,3% end-of-year bonus. A favourable tax agreement, the ‘30% ruling’, may apply to non-Dutch applicants. The Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities is applicable.


Are you curious about our extensive package of secondary employment benefits like our excellent opportunities for study and development? Then find out more about working at the Faculty of Science.

Last date for Submission of Application: 01/07/2020

Link for official notification: Click here

Link for online application: Click here

For more details: Dr. Rene Gerritsma (