Quantum materials, the physics of life and health, cybersecurity, sustainable energy. These are just a few of the domains in which the TU Delft wishes to push the boundaries of knowledge and make a positive impact on society. TU Delft currently has extra scientific job opportunities. Do you want to push the limits of engineering sciences and contribute to solving the challenges of today's society? Are you looking to work at a university that enables you to excel as an academic and focuses on your personal development? Then TU Delft is the place for you.

A shared fascination for science
As part of the academic staff at TU Delft, you will build on your career in an international environment, surrounded by talented people with inquiring minds who are driven by a fascination for science, design and engineering.

TU Delft is the oldest university of technology in the Netherlands and, with almost 25,000 students and more than 7,000 colleagues, the largest regional employer. Within our eight faculties, unique laboratories, research institutes, research schools and central support organisation, we offer an extremely broad range of jobs and positions. An additional investment of the Dutch Government makes us more than ever search for academic talent to ensure that our research and education remains of the highest standard. 

Good reasons to come to Delft

Scientific co-workers and students: Our scientific staff is excellent and we encourage multidisciplinary research projects and co-operation with businesses and governmental organisations. Our students are world-renowned for their success in competitions like the World Solar Challenge, Hyperloop, Project March.

Research facilities: From wind tunnels, clean rooms, robotic labs to our high voltage lab, we have state-of-the-art research facilities.

Work-life challenge: we recognise the importance of having a good work-life balance. We offer flexible working hours, the possibility to work part-time and to sell or buy leave hours, partially paid parental leave, and an International Children's Centre on campus providing child care and an international primary school and we actively support dual careers.

Diversity and Inclusion is key: We see this is as cornerstones for excellence in innovation. That is why we put a lot of emphasis and effort in attracting and promoting female (scientific) staff and improve diversity in general. We do so with instruments such as the Delft Technology Fellowship (for female academic talent) or the women’s network called DEWIS.

Did we get your attention?
Feel free to browse through our vacancies. Are you looking for more good reasons to work at TU Delft, have a look at this webpage. There you will find more information about what you can expect of TU Delft as an employer. If you would like know more about what we do at TU Delft in general, visit our website.

And last but not least, if you have any questions about our vacancies, you can contact the contact person named in the vacancy.

Our ambition: Impact for a better society

Our ambition is to make a significant contribution to solving grand societal challenges, such as climate change, affordable health care and clean water and sanitation. We do so in a responsible way by promoting and executing excellent research, engineering and high quality education  in (basic, mechanical, electrical and civil) engineering disciplines, and in emerging disciplines and key technologies such as quantum computing, robotics and artificial intelligence.