Lecturer researcher Electrical engineering

Is your goal to make a meaningful contribution to the quality of higher professional education in the northern part of the Netherlands, thereby focusing on connecting higher education with the work field?   

Who are we looking for 

We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague with knowledge and expertise in electrical engineering. 

Where will you be working 

The electrical engineering department is one of the programmes of the Academy for Technology & Innovation (T&I) of NHL Stenden University. It is a programme with a focus on the individual and has been voted Top Study Programme by the Keuzegids Hbo for 4 years in a row. Together with the team you strive to maintain this position.  

What will you be doing 

You make students of the study of Electrical Engineering enthusiastic for the profession. They become fascinated because you can explain how they gain knowledge in practice. This makes you capable of guiding students during group and individual projects. You also supervise students during their internship and graduation.  

With all your experience in technology, you know better than anyone that education in this sector must be in line with today's professions. Together with the team of eight enthusiastic and committed colleagues, you are therefore constantly developing education. For this, you work together with the business community, the research groups and you also involve the students in this. 

Applicant profile 

We are looking for a colleague who: 

  • Is in the possession of a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or another related technical education (at least) higher professional education level. 

  • Possesses a Basic Qualification Didactic Skills or is willing to get this.  

  • Has a field of interest in Industrial Automation and Smart Industry. 

  • Enjoys coaching, stimulating and motivating students. 

  • Closely follows new developments in the field. 

  • As a team player, constantly focuses on cooperation. 

  • Can communicate clearly, both orally and on paper. 

  • With your entrepreneurial and proactive attitude, goes for results. 

  • Understands that coordination and administration can also be part of your work. 

We offer 

A challenging environment with plenty of space for own initiative and personal development. 

The salary is based on age and experience, to a maximum € 5.332,48 (scale 11, Collective Labour Agreement for higher education) gross per month for a full-time position, excluding 8% holiday allowance and 8.3% end-of-year bonus.  

As an Electrical Engineering lecturer researcher, you will have plenty of space, opportunities and freedom to develop yourself further. We invest in your development and facilitate your acquisition of the basic qualification Didactical Skills, if you do not already have it.  

The contract is at first temporary for a year. 

About NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences 

Inspiring and challenging. Things happen by doing. This is what we believe in at NHL Stenden. We give our students the opportunity to optimally develop their talents. In an exciting learning environment, they themselves direct their education and professional growth. We have strong connections with companies and institutions in the region, but also abroad. As an international multi-campus University of Applied Sciences, we stimulate students to develop new knowledge by looking beyond their own profession and to participate in innovative projects. We create a meeting place where knowledge streams and cultures come together and where we create new connections to the industry. NHL Stenden ambitiously paves the way for knowledge that works! 


Are you the enthusiastic and inspiring colleague that we are looking for? Send your motivation and CV (in one document) by clicking on the ‘apply’ button to the attention of Gert Flikkema, Team leader of the department electrical engineering, stating job posting number 3069 ATI as the subject. 


This vacancy is open until a fitting candidate has been found.  


If you would like to find out more about this job, please do not hesitate to contact Harry van der Pol, +31(0)628303930. 

Unsolicited services or offers from recruitment agencies are not appreciated.