Working at Tilburg University

Do you want to work at the best general university of the Netherlands? According to our students, we have been the best for three years in a row now. With your help, we will continue to be the best in the future!

Your career

Our staff’s professional and personal development is important to us. After all, they are the ones making Tilburg University the excellent academic environment that it is. To facilitate this development, employees are offered a variety of training courses, for instance in the field of leadership- and teaching skills, research data management, personal effectiveness, and career development.

Academic career

As a scholar, you want to do research that is close to your heart, surround yourself with inspiring colleagues, and get the opportunity to collaborate with leading institutions. You want to feel supported in your research, have modern facilities at your disposal, and receive assistance in applying for research funding. The university participates in numerous leading regional and international networks. The collection of databases and licenses available to our staff is enormous, and they can work with the latest (digital) research and teaching facilities. In the CentER lab, for instance, ergonomic and business experiments can be carried out, and the GO lab includes facereader software. In the DAF Lab virtual reality and technology are connected to science. 

International staff

Working and living in the Netherlands is an exciting and wonderful adventure for many international colleagues. Tilburg University has a range of facilities to help you, your partner, and your family feel at home in the Netherlands. Check the webpage for international staff.

Your colleagues

Who will you be working with? Take a look at your department or unit and check out the colleagues you will be conducting research, deliberating, and collaborating with.