AcademicTransfer is the Netherlands’ top career platform for academics, researchers and scientists. For every academic, in any phase of their career and in any sector or field. On AcademicTransfer you will find jobs in higher education, university medical centres, research institutes and the industry.

For years, PNN has been working closely together with AcademicTransfer. Being part of that cooperation, the PNN Board-vacancies or vacancies related to the Professional Phd Programme can be found on the website of AcademicTransfer. AcademicTransfer also provides PNN with an insight in the vacancy data on AcademicTransfer and thus enables PNN to publish the Monitor Arbeidsvoorwaarden.

Have a look at all recent PhD positions and get inspired by the PhD experiences and tips in the blogs of AcademicTransfer. For PNN Board vacancies, follow this link.



Become part of the research community in the Netherlands


Are you figuring out what you want after your PhD? Or curious to see what other possibilities there are after your PhD?

AcademicTransfer is developing a new platform, AcademicsConnected, to help you and your fellow researchers find your career path in or outside of academia. This platform is a collaboration of the Dutch research universities, university medical centres and research organisations NWO, KNAW and the KB.


What can you do on AcademicsConnected?

  • Explore research career possibilities in six different sectors
  • Determine what skills and competences you need for your next step
  • Connect with like-minded researchers to share and help each other with next career steps
  • Take a self-assessment to test your employeneurship
  • Take actual career steps to help you to get ready for your next career step
  • Gather all the necessary information to make an informed and sound decision about your future career

Read more about AcademicsConnected

Create an account and start preparing for your next career step!


With your account you can:

  • Upload your CV and match with vacancies at
  • Be found by your favorite employers
  • Manage your email alerts
  • Apply quickly
  • Present your research profile
  • Upload links to your recent research


AcademicTransfer is happy to learn from your user experiences and from your opinions about the interaction on their platform. If you have ideas or suggestions, please join the user group of AcademicTransfer. In this way you are participating in the development of this platform for academics!