→ Apply until 04/09/2018 23:59 CEST → Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences → Department FW01 - Pharmaceutics → AAP temporary appointment - 100% → Number of openings: 1 → Reference number: 201807/FW01/AS/005
ABOUT GHENT UNIVERSITY
Ghent University is a world of its own. Employing more than 8,000 people, it is actively involved in education and research, management and administration, and technical and social services on a daily basis. It is one of the largest, most exciting employers in the area and offers great career opportunities. With each of its 11 faculties and more than 100 departments offering state-of-the-art study programmes that are grounded in research in a wide range of academic fields, Ghent University is a logical choice for its employees as well as its students.
At least 50% of your assignment will be spent on scientific research in preparation of a PhD degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences. The research topic is in the field of pharmaceutics, more specifically within the domain of pharmaceutical technology.
You will assist the teaching activities at the department Pharmaceutics, specifically practical exercises of the following courses: Drug Compounding (3rd bachelor Pharmaceutical Sciences), Pharmaceutical Technology (2nd master Pharmaceutical Care/2nd master Drug Development)
Guidance of the Integrated Bachelor Course (3rd bachelor Pharmaceutical Sciences)
Guidance of master dissertations (1st master Drug Development/1st master Pharmaceutical Care)
Contribute to the services at the Department of Pharmaceutics, more specifically at the Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Technology
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
You hold a degree of Master of Science in Drug Development, Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Care or a Pharm.D. degree. For diplomas awarded outside the European Union, a certificate of equivalence (NARIC) must be submitted. The degree requirements need to be fulfilled at the start of your appointment.
You are interested in scientific and/or project-based research and services.
Any teaching experience or participation in extra training or conferences is recommended.
You have excellent teaching and communication skills.
WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU
We offer you a two-year appointment, which may be renewed twice for two years, on condition that the previous term was given a positive evaluation. Attention: If you have been previously appointed as a junior assistant or doctoral fellow at a university within the Flemish Community, this appointment will be deducted from the maximum term of appointment, which is six years at the most according to the Codex of Higher Education.
Your appointment will start on 1 October 2018 at the earliest.
All Ghent University staff members enjoy a number of benefits, such as a wide range of training and education opportunities, 38 days of paid leave, bicycle commuting reimbursement, ecocheques, etc. A complete overview of all our fringe benefits (in Dutch).
Apply online through the e-recruitment systembefore the application deadline (see above). We do not accept late applications or applications that are not sent through the online system.
Your application must include the following documents:
In the field ‘Cv’: your cv and an overview of your study results (merged into one pdf file)
In the field ‘Cover letter’: your application letter in pdf format
In the field ‘Diploma’: a transcript of the required degree (if already in your possession). If you have a foreign diploma in a language other than our national languages (Dutch, French or German) or English, please add a translation in one of the mentioned languages.
In the field ‘Certificate of equivalence’: only for diplomas awarded outside the European Union a certificate of equivalence (NARIC) must be submitted. (This can be requested via www.naricvlaanderen.be/en).
Note that the maximum file size for each field is 10 MB.
As Ghent University maintains an equal opportunities and diversity policy, everyone is encouraged to apply for this position.
For more information about this vacancy, please contact Prof. Chris Vervaet (Chris.Vervaet@UGent.be, +32 9 2648069).
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