The Faculty of Science of the University of Amsterdam aims to stimulate increased diversity in its research institutes. For this reason a special recruitment programme, MacGillavry Fellowship, was run for top level female talent. In total nine fellows were appointed.
Appointed at the Institute of Physics (IoP) and Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics (KdVI)
Appointed at the Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED)
Yelena Budovskaya appointed at the Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences (SILS).
Tanja Eisner appointed at the Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics (KdVI).
Astrid Groot, professor at the Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED)
*The University of Amsterdam is an equal opportunity employer and especially encourages female applicants to apply. In case of equal qualifications the university will prefer appointment of a female candidate*.
Under Dutch jurisdiction encouraging women to apply is lawful.