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Come work at the UvA

At our University you will benefit from an international, creative and independent work environment, as well as excellent terms of employment. Take the next step in your career and join us as we engage with crucial global issues and with our city of Amsterdam.

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Find a PhD position

PhD research is at the heart of what we do as a University. We have around 2000 PhD candidates involved in research and education at the UvA. As a PhD researcher in the Netherlands, you are considered a university employee rather than a student, and most PhD vacancies are paid positions.
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