Postdoc on information science for Marketing and client behaviour

Research / Academic


What in case you might share your data, enthusiasm and experience on information science to substantive points within the domains of promoting, client behaviour and/or client psychology? To foster new methods of information, information analytics and information administration practices, with the purpose to extract new insights?Wageningen University is a prime class college, rating among the many world’s main establishments within the meals, agri and environmental domains. We are presently in search of an enthusiastic and impressive information scientist who wish to work on the interface of the area of Marketing and Consumer Behaviour sciences and that of the Information Technology Group.The Wageningen University teams Marketing and Consumer Behaviour (MCB) and Information Technology (INF) are main analysis teams within the fields of (good) agriculture and meals worldwide. Our purpose is to make important theoretical contributions within the analysis fields in addition to methodological contributions within the subject of (large) information analytics, information science and software program engineering. Wageningen University emphasizes social affect of analysis (“Science for Impact”) and a dedication to glorious instructing.The place includes the exploitation and growth of latest information science strategies and approaches to extract modern insights from the abundance of (usually underexploited) structured and unstructured information which can be out there within the advertising and client behaviour context. You can be working with two varieties of information: (1) on-line retail information, and (2) client information on sustainable packaging, embedding your work in two ongoing analysis traces throughout the MCB group. You can be working intently with ongoing actions on large information analytics and Artificial Intelligence each from throughout the INF group and the MCB group (modelling information with ROOTS).The individual appointed is predicted to be open and constructive, each in studying from different, in sharing and collaborating with others and to doc new instruments and methodologies to be used in education schemes.


We anticipate you to have:

  • a related background in information science and superior information analytics and modeling;
  • ideally a PhD diploma on a related topic;
  • sturdy motivation to take advantage of information science for advertising and client behaviour points;
  • a very good statistical background and data of varied analysis methodologies;
  • a constructive perspective in direction of group work and an open thoughts for collaboration throughout scientific fields;
  • glorious abilities in communication and writing;
  • lively data of English (spoken and written).

Salary Benefits:

A difficult place with, relying in your expertise, a aggressive wage from a minimal of €2.790,- to a most of €4.402,- for a full working week of 38 hours in accordance with the Collective Labor Agreement Dutch Universities (scale 10). This is a brief place for two years.
In addition, we provide:

  • 8% vacation allowance;
  • a structural year-end bonus of 8.3%;
  • glorious coaching alternatives and secondary employment situations;
  • versatile working hours and holidays can probably be decided in session in order that an optimum steadiness between work and personal life is feasible;
  • glorious pension plan by means of ABP;
  • 232 trip hours, the choice to buy further and good supplementary go away schemes;
  • a versatile working time: the chance to work a most of two hours per week further and thereby to construct up further go away;
  • a selection mannequin to place collectively a part of your employment situations your self, corresponding to a bicycle plan;
  • a energetic office the place you’ll be able to simply make contacts and the place many actions happen on the Wageningen Campus. A spot the place schooling, analysis and enterprise are represented;
  • use the sports activities amenities on campus.

Wageningen University & Research stimulates inside profession alternatives and mobility with an inside recruitment coverage. There are ample alternatives for personal initiative in a studying atmosphere.
We supply a flexible job in a global atmosphere with diverse actions in a pleasing and open working environment.

You are going to work on the greenest and most modern campus in Holland, and at a college that has been chosen because the “Best University” within the Netherlands for the 15th consecutive time.

Work Hours:

38 hours per week




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