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The Centre for Urban Mental Health fosters links with stakeholders involved in the design of research questions. New potential partner organisations and stakeholders wishing to join our network are welcome and are actively invited to be in contact with opportunities to address urban mental health challenges. Contact can also be established with the Principal Investigators.


Any vacancies at the Centre for Urban Mental Health will be posted below.

Research Manager / Coordinator Centre for Urban Mental Health (UMH)

We are looking for a coordinator who brings the following knowledge and experience:

  • a PhD, preferably related to mental health;

  • affinity with communication/media and resources to be used for this;

  • demonstrable experience in a similar position or clear affinity with a scientific research environment and with stakeholders in the field of mental health;

  • affinity with, and interest in, interdisciplinary research;

  • affinity with complex systems theory and methods;

  • affinity with quantitative methods;

  • experience in acquisition of external grants;

  • the willingness to become an academic mentor to students;

  • experience working with non-academic stakeholders and partners;

  • excellent command of the Dutch and English language, both spoken and written.

English speaking applicants with an intention to learn Dutch are also welcome to apply.

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