Research Impact Manager - VIB
Ghent, BelgiumApply Now
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Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research
Salary & Benefits: An attractive salary package with extra benefits
Closing Date: 28/02/2024
Formal Interview Date: tbd
At VIB, we believe that impactful research stems from a commitment to excellence. We are now seeking a new colleague for the role of Research Impact Manager. This person will play a pivotal role in shaping and implementing policies that revolve around the five-yearly peer evaluation of the VIB research centers and groups, as well as the follow-up and benchmarking of the institute’s performance and impact.
The Research Impact Manager will be part of the VIB Science Policy unit that strives to strengthen research quality by fostering a stimulating, supportive and compliant environment for research. The unit houses the Grants office and the VIB Grand Challenges program, contributes to science policy initiatives on a local and international level, and manages the regulatory affairs and research integrity-related activities of VIB.
VIB is an entrepreneurial non-profit research institute, with a clear focus on ground-breaking strategic basic research in life sciences and operates in close partnership with the five universities in Flanders. Our researchers study the principles of life, from molecules to single cells and whole organisms, ranging from microbes to plants, animals and humans.
As Research Impact Manager, you will actively engage in the various tasks, and supervise a Science Policy Officer and a Data Admin Assistant. You will work in close collaboration with the VIB Data integration team to:
To apply, please submit a CV and covering letter, detailing how you fulfil the role description and personal specification to https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/ quoting reference 7159. The deadline for applications is Wednesday the 28th of February, at 09:00 CET. Queries can be directed to Dr Valia Sakkoula via email@example.com or +31 (0) 202 404 372.