Lecturer in Safety & Security Science / Risk Management

Delft University of Technology
June 19 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The Safety and Security Science section is seeking a temporary, part-time (0,6 FTE) lecturer in Security Science / Risk Management for a period of one year. In this position, you will make an important contribution to providing, evaluating and (further) developing education in safety and security science for various technical education programmes of the TU Delft, including Civil Engineering (transportation safety) and Maritime Engineering (shipping safety and ethics). In addition, you will play a central role in coordinating and planning the section's educational activities. You will therefore need to maintain contacts with the participating faculties as well as consult regularly with lecturers and the section leader. You are prepared to work in a multidisciplinary setting and have demonstrable experience with providing and developing education and supervising Bachelor and Master students. We are seeking candidates with the following qualifications:

• PhD in the area of safety science or risk management, or a related area in the applied sciences;

• Strong motivation to contribute to education in safety science and risk management of engineering;

• Demonstrable affinity for ethics;

• Outstanding organisational skills;

• Experience with teaching students from other disciplines;

• Experience with coordinating educational activities;

• Teaching certificate ("Basiskwalificatie onderwijs”) or comparable qualification;

• Outstanding proficiency in both English and Dutch (spoken and written);

• Flexibility and willingness to work as part of a team.

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