Wageningen University & Research
The mission of our University is to explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life. Within Wageningen University & Research, nine specialised research institutes from the Wageningen Research Foundation and Wageningen University have joined forces to help answer the most important questions in the domain of healthy food and living environment. With approximately 30 locations, 5,000 employees, and 10,000 students, it is one of the leading organisations in its domain worldwide. An integrated approach to problems and the cooperation between various disciplines are at the heart of the unique approach of Wageningen.Equal opportunities employer
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Wageningen Economic Research is an independent and internationally leading socio-economic research institute. We offer governments and companies innovative (socio)economic insights and integral advice for sound policies and better decision-making. We have been an expert in the field of sustainable agriculture & food, healthy nutrition, lifestyle and the living environment for over 75 years, and are known as a knowledge institute that provides insight into the capacity of our planet on the one hand, and human actions on the other. For this we make use of and develop, among others, policy analysis, future studies, chain and consumer research, evaluations and monitoring systems, based upon our data, models and knowledge.
Within Wageningen UR and together with the Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation and the University's Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen Economic Research is part of the Social Sciences Group. Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen Economic Research and Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation comprise the entire knowledge chain of fundamental scientific research, applied scientific research and consultancy and capacity building. www.wur.nl/en/Expertise-Services/Research-Institutes/Economic-Research.htm