Students at their graduation ceremony

Career prospects Research Master Individual Differences and Assessment

The research Master in Individual Differences and Assessment is a good preparation if you aspire a career in science. After completing the Research Master’s program you are prepared for research functions in more applied settings.

Highly socially relevant focus areas 

The master focuses on the domains of work and health: 

  • For example, in the domain of work, researchers have discovered job crafting: the process by which the work context is adapted to the strengths and interests of the individual worker.
  • In the domain of health, there is an increased realization that personalized medicine is key to cost effectiveness and patient satisfaction: this refers to using individual factors to establish which treatment is most effective for the patient.

Excellent career prospects

Recent placements include:

  • Junior Researcher at Nibud
  • PHD Student Universität Tübingen
  • Researcher & lecturer university of Southampton
  • Statistical consultant Educational Testing Service, Princeton NJ
  • Consultant Capgemini
  • Data scientistPolicy & Analysis, Achmea
  • Psychometric and statistical researcher in educational testing at CITO Arnhem
  • Consultant in consumer research at Statistics Netherlands
  • Applied statistician in demographic research at the Centraal Planbureau
Support with your transition to the labor market
Working in the Netherlands after graduation

Interested in the Research Master in Individual Differences and Assessment?

Check your eligibility and the deadlines for application