Vacancy for Finance and Office Assistant in Brussels, Belgium

Posted on October 19th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 October 2017 Open to: international applications Benefits: EUR 1000 and EUR 1200/ month depending on qualifications and experience plus public transport

Description Key tasks: Assist in the financial and legal administrative work (70%)

2.1 Assist and prepare bookkeeping in General Ledger and Purchase Ledger; 2.2 Create, send, and follow up on invoices; 2.3 Process employees travel reimbursements; 2.4 Assist in preparing financial reports on a regular basis; 2.5 Help to control individual accounts; 2.6 Contribute in budget preparation; 2.7 Assist in legal contracts review; 2.8 Help with financial project reports; 2.9 Assist in check of timesheet check and audit preparation. 2. Assist in internal operations (30%)

1.1. Together with the Internal Communications and Operations Coordinator help to process all incoming documents, post, and paperwork and distribute as necessary;

1.2. Day-to-day management... Read More »

Masters Scholarships for International Students

Posted on October 10th, 2017 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 01 March 2018 Open to: applicants from all over the world that have obtained a bachelor’s degree in food science and technology, chemistry, biological sciences, engineering Benefits: fully funded


Applications are invited for Erasmus+ scholarships to purse Master of Science in Food Science, Technology, and Business (BiFTec). Scholarships will be awarded to top applicants from all over the world for three consecutive intakes, until and including the intake for the academic year 2018-2019.

BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master aim is those of developing knowledge and awareness of scientific trends and health issues in fields such as food science, technology and business in a global context.

The two-year European Master of Science in Food Science, Technology and Business (BiFTec) is... Read More »

Postdoctoral Position on Joint Inflammation at Ghent University

Posted on August 28th, 2017 in Jobs & Internships, PhDRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 October 2017 Open to: international students Benefits: exciting and supportive working environment


The Ghent University of accepting applications for Postdoctoral Position on Joint Inflammation in Belgium. This research team focuses on molecular mechanisms of joint inflammation and associated tissue damage. International students are eligible to apply for this position.

The goal of the project is to study the molecular determinants of joint inflammation using genomics and functional genomics approaches.

Ghent University is a top 100 university and one of the major universities in Belgium. Our 11 faculties offer a wide range of courses and conduct in-depth research within a wide range of scientific domains.

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The following criteria must be met in order for... Read More »

FutureLab Europe in Brussels, Belgium

Posted on August 8th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 September 2017 Open to: young Europeans aged 20-30, who are citizens of a Council of Europe member state Costs: fully funded


The FutureLab Europe programme is selecting bright, active and young Europeans aged between 20 and 30 who want to play an active role in shaping the future of Europe by implementing a project with a civic impact. Selected participants will convene to Brussels in January 2018 for the FutureLab Europe Annual Forum – a four-day programme during which FutureLabbers meet each other to discuss relevant topics for the future of our continent with European stakeholders.

During workshop sessions, participants will present the project ideas they applied with, debate them, test them, and develop a limited number of final projects to be implemented... Read More »

Youth, Peace and Security European Regional Consultation

Posted on July 17th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 02 August 2017 at 6 pm (Brussels time) Open to: young people between the age of 15 and 29 who are active, enthusiastic Venue: 25 – 27 September 2017 in Brussels, Belgium


As part of a series of regional consultations organised within the framework of the progress study on Youth, Peace and Security, mandated by UN Security Council Resolution 2250 (2015), the European External Action Service, in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund, the United Nations Peacebuilding Support Office, the Anna Lindh Foundation, the European Youth Forum and the European Partnership for Children and Youth in Peacebuilding (the United Network of Young Peacebuilders, World Vision International and Search for Common Ground), will organise a European consultation on Youth, Peace and Security.

The consultation will take... Read More »

Apply for the Young Water Fellowship Program!

Posted on July 13th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 09 August 2017 Open to: fellows with an aim to empower young leaders from low and middle income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation and hygiene Fellowship: funding up to EUR 5000


The Young Water Solutions is inviting fellows for its “Young Water Fellowship Program” with an aim to empower young leaders from low and middle-income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), water pollution and water scarcity issues, by offering them an intensive training program, seed funding grants for their projects, and mentoring support by senior level experts during one year.

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This program will bring about in its first edition (2017) 10 young community leaders capable of successfully designing and implementing sustainable and inclusive water projects that significantly... Read More »

Master of Science in Sustainable and Innovative Natural Resource Management

Posted on July 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 July 2017 Open to: students from EEA countries Scholarship: full fee waiver


International Master of Science in Sustainable and Innovative Natural Resource Management (SINReM) is the new programme offered jointly by Ghent University (Belgium), Uppsala University (Sweden) and TU Bergakademie Freiberg (Germany) – three European institutions known for their excellence and expertise in the field of natural resource management – in collaboration with a range of non-academic partners, including several major European companies. Apply for this MSc course to gain an in-depth understanding of sustainable raw materials management, as well as the underlying know-how and technologies, through blended teaching and become part of the next generation of professional ‘resource engineers’.


A bachelor degree (minimum 180 ECTS) in... Read More »

Post-Doctoral Research Grants in Social Sciences and Humanities

Posted on June 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 August 2017 Open to: international PhD students Grant: EUR 2,000 per month


As part of the partnership between the Gerda Henkel Stiftung and the Collège d’études mondiales, two post-doctoral grants will be awarded, for a period of 12 months, to two young researchers living outside of France.

The Collège d’études mondiales is a center of exchange and reflexion for researchers in the Social Sciences and Humanities. The institution faces head-on the methodological, epistemological and conceptual changes demanded of those who interpret contemporary phenomena.

These post-doctoral researchers will be received by one of the Chairs or one of the research initiatives at the Collège d’études mondiales in Paris. Hence, researches of the candidates should imperatively respond to the... Read More »

PhD Studentships in Precision Agriculture at Ghent University in Belgium

Posted on June 27th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2017 Open to: international students Benefits: EUR 23787 per year (EUR 1982 per month)


Ghent University is now accepting applications for fully funded 5 Ph.D. Studentships in Precision Agriculture within the Department of Soil Management, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering in Ghent University (UGent) in Belgium.  The aim of the project is to establish a research platform combining cutting-edge soil and crop sensors, modeling and system control technology for managing farm resources (seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, water, and manure) site-specifically, with the final goal of establishing a precision agriculture center in Flanders.


The candidate should fulfill the following requirements:

Have or will soon have an MSc degree in Agriculture Engineering, Biosystems Engineering, Agronomy, Mechatronics Engineering or Mechanical Engineering; Should have knowledge in the use of basic... Read More »

Fully Funded PhD Position at KU Leuven University 2017

Posted on June 26th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 11 September 2017 Open to: people with experience in technical aspects of multiple fields Benefits: fully funded PhD position


The Faculty of Engineering Sciences of KU Leuven University (Belgium) has an opening for a fully funded Ph.D. position with a research theme that relates to the emerging practice of:

robotic architecture; robotic fabrication; robots in architecture.

Its research requires the cross-disciplinary synthesis of knowledge from:

architectural design; human-computer interaction; robotics.

The overall aim is to develop new kinds of interfaces that facilitate the iterative design of true-size, physical objects of architectural elements via interactive robotic actuation. More specifically, new “human-prototype” interfaces that are embodied via the physical prototype itself, rather than using the common approach of 3D modeling and/or virtual simulation will be created.

The... Read More »