Full-time Research and Teaching Position in Quantitative Methods

Brussels, Belgium
10 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
15 Apr 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Job description

An assistant position mainly involves teaching and research. 

A typical teaching load consists of supervising 4 student groups, for exercises and corrections, per academic year. These tasks will primarily consist in exercises and training seminars in quantitative methods.

These seminars are taught in French. 

Teaching tasks may change over time. The assistants are placed under the authority of the President of their Department as regards their teaching duties.

As for research, the candidate must submit a doctoral thesis project and will work on this project in order to submit a PhD. 

The assistant will also supervise two exams per session (in January, June and August) and will represent the ULB at events promoting social sciences curricula for the equivalent of half a day (4h) per year. He / She must therefore develop a good command of the curricula of his / her department and be able to present them to the public.

Main Research Field : Political and Social Sciences

Sub Research Field : Quantitative Methods

Required educational level: Master level  in Social Sciences or Political Sciences

Required Languages :

Fran ais : excellent

English : excellent

Interested ?

For more information, please contact Ms Laurence Roudart (E-mail: Laurence.Roudart@ulb.be ).

Applications must be sent by e-mail to the rectorate of the Universit Libre de Bruxelles (rectrice@ulb.be) and to the faculty deanship (SPES.Philoscsoc@ulb.be ).

They must include the following :

  • a motivation letter
  • a Curriculum vitae including a list of publications :
  1. if you want you can complete a standard form via our website at https://www.ulb.be/fr/documents-officiels/completer-votre-cv-en-ligneOnce completed, it must be downloaded and attached to the application file.
  • a note on the applicant s PhD research project (4 pages)
  • two letters of reference

Equal opportunities policy

ULB's personnel management policy is geared towards diversity and equal opportunities.

We recruit candidates on the basis of their skills, irrespective of age, gender, sexual orientation, origin, nationality, beliefs, disability, etc.

Would you like to be provided with reasonable accommodation in the selection procedure because of a disability, disorder, or illness?  Please contact Marie Botty, the person in charge of diversity aspects for the academic and scientific staff (marie.botty@ulb.be). Be assured of the confidentiality of this information.

More details on the ULB gender and diversity policy are available at https://www.ulb.be/en/about-ulb/gender-equality-at-ulb

You will find all the regulations relating to research careers on our site at http://www.ulb.ac.be/emploi/academique.html.

Reference : 2023/S050

Application deadline : 15/04/2023

Start date: 01/10/2023