Assistant Professor on Economics and Resilience of Future Food Supply Chains

The Business Economics Group at Wageningen University is looking for a highly qualified individual for an Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) position in the domain of economics and resilience of future food supply chains.

Responsibilities for this position include teaching courses on business economics and quantitative methods supporting supply chain analytics; the exact portfolio of courses depends on the specific experience and skills of the candidate. The candidate is expected to develop an internationally recognized research program in the domain, to generate external financial support for innovative research projects, and undertake innovative education projects.


The position offer:

  •  a competitive gross salary of between € 3974 and € 6181 gross per month
  • sabbatical leave, study leave, and paid parental leave;
  • working hours that can be discussed and arranged so that they allow for the best possible work-life balance;
  • the option to accrue additional holiday hours by working more, up to 40 hours per week;
  • there is a strong focus on vitality and you can make use of the sports facilities available on campus for a small fee;
  • a fixed December bonus of 8.3%;
  • excellent pension scheme;

Job Requirements

As an Assistant Professor in the Business Economics group you are expected to have:

  • a PhD in (applied) economics or business economics;
  • interest and expertise in addressing economic, risk and resilience dimensions of food supply chains;
  • preferably some years of experience in a similar position or as a postdoctoral researcher;
  • proven ability to publish in peer reviewed scientific journals;
  • excellent didactic qualities and enthusiasm for teaching and working with students at BSc, MSc and PhD level;
  • the ability to work in international research teams;
  • excellent (interpersonal) communication and writing skills;
  • Excellent English communication and writing skills (a minimum of CEFR C2 level).
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Application Process

Interested applicants should submit:

  • A letter of motivation
  • Curriculum vitae

To apply for the Assistant Professor on Economics and Resilience of Future Food Supply Chainsclick here.

Deadline: September 04, 2023.

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