Associate Professor in the field of adaptive technology for learning

Research / Academic


  • Your research field is technology-based learning; the main focus of IST is currently on open and STEM related learning systems, including online laboratories, simulations, VR applications and video
  • You will develop a new line of research within this area or a broader area of technology-based learning; orientation of the position will be on the micro-level with a focus on learning processes
  • Your teaching activities take place in several bachelor and master programs


  • You are a versatile scientist with a background in educational science or educational psychology who is ready to develop a clear research line with a broad view on the field
  • You are skilled to collaborate with colleagues who have a diversity of expertise
  • You have a strong record in (international) project acquisition
  • You are an excellent teacher
  • You have extensive experience in PhD supervision
Information and Application

For more information please contact prof. dr. (Ton) de Jong, head of the department Instructional Technology:; tel. 053-4893613. Submit your application (including curriculum vitae, list of publications, research statement, and two names of potential references) online before 29th April 2019 to the University of Twente, at the attention of Prof. dr. A.J.M. de Jong.

Salary Benefits:

  • A full-time appointment for 2 years with a prospect of a permanent position
  • A stimulating scientific environment and hardworking colleagues
  • A salary between € 5.039 and € 6.738,- gross per month, based on your experience
  • A holiday allowance of 8% of the gross annual salary and a year-end bonus of 8.3%
  • A solid pension scheme
  • Possibilities to save up holidays for sabbatical leave
  • A minimum of 29 holidays in case of full-time employment
  • Ongoing professional development, including facilities in obtaining a teaching Qualification
Work Hours:

38 hours per week


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