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The Huygens Institute for the History of the Netherlands (“Huygens ING”) is one of the institutes under the auspices of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW, “the Academy”). It studies texts and sources from the past using new methods and technology. The institute promotes innovation in research methods and also a better understanding of Dutch culture and history among the general public. It has a staff of about 100 and a turnover of approximately EUR 6.5 million. Software development is an important part of many of the projects. Huygens ING is located in the Spinhuis at Oudezijds Achterburgwal 185 in the centre of Amsterdam.

Vacancies at Huygens ING

KNAW-Huygens ING is looking for a PhD student ‘Digital Script Analysis in the World of Anonymous Writers’ (38 hours a week (1.0 fte) for 3 years) for the research project ‘Digital Forensics for Historical Documents’. Read the application here. You find the full description here.

Vacancies in the Humanities Cluster (HuC)

At this moment there are no vacancies within the Humanities Cluster.