Lecturer Researcher Marketing and Communication

Do you want to contribute to ground-breaking education in the field of hospitality and career coaching? 

The academy Stenden Hotel Management School, team Real World Learning of NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences is looking for a

Lecturer Researcher

Marketing and Communication

(0.8 - 1 fte)

 in Leeuwarden

Who are we looking for

We are looking for an enthusiastic, analytical and creative colleague with experience in the field of (international) marketing and communication in the service industry.

You have a teaching qualification, familiar with Design Based Education and Learning (or prepared to obtain training/certification in these areas). Furthermore you are skilled and experienced in coaching students in their personal and professional learning process during their study career. The role of coach at the Hotel Management academy is referred to as ‘Personal & Professional Development Activator’. As an activator you are guiding your coach group of students in personal & professional development, giving feedback, feed forward, and feed up, providing diverse trainings such as personal leadership, personal branding but also supporting your students to become self-directed learners. You will be coaching your group of students from first up untill fourth year of the  BA programme.    

You have a Master’s degree. Professional and intellectual capacities on academic or higher educational level.

Where will you be working
Stenden Hotel Management School (Stenden HMS) is an international institute with approximately 3100 students and over 115 employees. The academy offers ‘real world’, internationally oriented educational programmes, designed to prepare students for operational and management positions in the hospitality industry, and other service-related companies. Stenden HMS programmes are delivered at national and international branch campuses.  

What will you be doing:

  • Student Coaching in personal and professional development
  • Facilitating atelier sessions in Design Based Education
  • Conducting workshops in Marketing and Communication
  • Developing new teaching materials and approaches
  • Co-ordination and organization

We offer
Suitably qualified applicants will be considered for the position of lecturer researcher B.

This position is at pay scale 11 (max €5026.85 gross per month), depending on relevant experience, based on a full-time employment, excluding 8% holiday allowance and 8,3% end-of-year bonus).

The function is initially for the period of one year.

Start date: As soon as possible.

About NHL Student University of Applied Sciences 

It happens because we make it happen. That is what NHL Stenden believes. We give our students the opportunity to fully develop their talents. In a challenging learning environment, students can guide their own academic and professional growth. We have strong connections with businesses and institutions in the region and abroad. As an international multi-campus University of Applied Sciences, we encourage students to look beyond their own field of study and participate in innovative projects in order to gain new knowledge. We serve as a meeting place for knowledge flows and cultures to come together, and we are constantly seeking new connections to the professional field. NHL Stenden's ambitious approach results in knowledge that works!  


Are you the enthusiastic and creative colleague we are looking for? Send your cover letter and CV by clicking on the application button with reference of the vacancy number 2776 SHMS.

You have until the 26th November 2021 to apply.


For more information about the position itself please contact Mrs. Carolien Scheffer, carolien.scheffer@nhlstenden.com.

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated