Career and talent development at the Academy


The Academy has a variety of career development options for those keen to promote their careers, whether they are in their twenties and just starting out or in their fifties and eager to gain more experience. The Academy supports them all, from outstanding researchers to management to research support staff. 

The Academy’s career development strategies focus not only on making a success of your current job but also on being successful in future jobs, whether at the Academy or elsewhere. Talent development is important to the Academy and its institutes.

Read more about the basic principles of the Academy on sustainable career development.

Career Centre KNAW

You can get help planning your career from Career Centre KNAW. Career Centre KNAW manages the Academy’s jobs database and provides ‘job-to-job’ guidance. It also offers training, assessments and coaching programmes for all Academy employees.

Contact Career Centre KNAW