Tilburg University

Tilburg University, The Netherlands

About the University

Tilburg University is a public research university specializing in the social and behavioral scienceseconomicslaw, business sciences, theology and humanities, located in Tilburg in the southern part of the Netherlands.

Serving and enhancing society to help citizens. That is what drives us. It was the opinion of Tilburg University’s founding father, Martinus Cobbenhagen, that those who want to understand society should be actively and consciously involved in it.

Understanding Society

This philosophy is still at the basis of what our university wants to contribute. Under the motto of ‘Understanding society’, its more than 1,500 employees develop knowledge, transfer it to others, and bring people from various disciplines and organizations together. In this way, we want to contribute to solving complex social issues. Our focus areas are economics, business and entrepreneurship, social and behavioral sciences, law and public administration, the humanities and digital sciences, and theology.

In order to maximise the contribution to society, we have set up an impact program, focusing on the following three themes:

  • Empowering a Resilient Society
  • Enhancing Health and Wellbeing
  • Creating Value from Data

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Location Details

5037, AB Tilburg, The Netherlands

External Links

World Ranking of Tilburg University

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Salary Details

Salary for PhD Position at Tilburg University

The gross salary for the PhD position amounts to € 2.395 per month in the first year, rising to € 3.061 per month in the fourth year, based on a full-time appointment (38 hours per week).

Researcher Salary at Tilburg

The starting gross salary for a full-time appointment for a researcher is (minimally) € 2.790,-  up to (maximally) € 3.491,- gross per month. Rating based on experience.

Postdoc Salary at Tilburg University

The starting gross salary varies between €3746 and €5127 per month (full time) based on scale 11 of the Collective Labor Agreement Dutch Universities

Lecturer Salary at Tilburg

The salary for the position of a Lecturer on a full-time basis ranges between € 3.746,- and € 5127,– gross per month (various allowances are not included).

Tenure Track Assistant Professor Salary at Tilburg

Depending on the candidates’ experience, the full-time salary for the Tenure Track Assistant Professor position ranges between € 3746 and € 5127 gross per month based on scales 11-12 of the Collective Labour Agreement (CAO) Dutch Universities (not included are various allowances).

Updated on: August 2021

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