University of Twente – Open Science Officer (fulltime)

The Faculty of  Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), University of Twente is hiring a fulltime Open Science Officer.


  • Master or doctoral degree in computer science, information technology, geoinformatics, or any other relevant discipline.
  • Experience in open source programming (e.g. Python and/or R)
  • Experience in geospatial data handling.
  • Experience in setting up open research platforms, and/or virtual research environments.
  • Experience in scientific report writing, reviewing and editing.
  • Experience or high motivation to work in international and multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Ability to plan, organize and execute complex problems.
  • Exceptional social skills and capability to interact with (inter-)national science communities.


Additional information regarding the position can be obtained from Prof. Zurita Milla (email: You are also invited to visit our homepage.

Please submit your application before 24 May 2020. Your application has to include (i) a motivation letter clearly stating how you meet the selection criteria and (ii) a detailed CV with references.

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