Ghent University - Department of Education

Belgium

Ghent University is a top 100 university and one of the major universities in Belgium. Our 11 faculties offer more than 200 courses and conduct in-depth research within a wide range of scientific domains. Ghent University Global Campus is also the first European university in Songdo, South Korea.

Located in Flanders, the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium and the cultural and economical heart of Europe, Ghent University is an active partner in national and international educational, scientific and industrial cooperation.

With a view to cooperation in research and scientific service, numerous research groups, centres and institutes have been founded over the years. Several of them are renowned worldwide, in various scientific disciplines such as biotechnology, aquaculture, microelectronics, history.

 

 


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Assistant Professor - "Innovation of Higher Education"

Ghent University - Department of Education

Location:

Belgium


Position type:

Full time

23 Mar 2020
17 Apr 2020

About Ghen University Ghent University is one of the most important education and research institutions in the Low Countries. On a daily basis, over 9,000 staff members and 41,000 students implement its motto "Dare to Think". Ghent University's mission statement is characterized by qualitative...

Key facts:

Founded in 1817 as a Latin-speaking State University by William I, King of the Netherlands, Ghent University is a relatively young university.

After its independence in 1830, the Belgian State was in charge of the administration of Ghent University; French was the new official academic language.

In 1930 Ghent University became the first Dutch-speaking university in Belgium.

The Decree of 1991 assigned great autonomy to the university.

The past 200 years, Ghent University employed many eminent scientists such as Nobel Prize winners Corneille Heymans and Maurice Maeterlinck, Leo Baekeland, Joseph Guislain, Walter Fiers, Marc Van Montagu, Peter Piot.