Junior Research Associate Leadership Area (m/f)


  • You will be involved in applied and academic research projects and service our clients in a first-class way (projects typically encompass survey design, data collection, analysis, reporting and advising clients) within the leadership field.
  • You will contribute to the development of our Centre for Excellence on leadership, in close collaboration with our partner organisations.  
  • You will be involved in various research projects on “Inclusive Leadership”.


  • Master degree, Fluency in English, good knowledge of Dutch
  • Strong interest in the field of Leadership/coaching/Human Resource Management/Organisational Behavior
  • You have a possible interest to obtain a PhD
  • To be able to work autonomously in a dynamic and flexible environment
  • You like a scientific approach in gaining insights into a specific OB field
  • You have or you want to further develop excellent research and academic writing skills

Our offer

  • A challenging job in a dynamic, professional and international environment
  • You will work in a project environment, in close collaboration with faculty members
  • You will build and strengthen our recognition in the international HR research community by participating in academic conferences
  • Possibility to deploy new initiatives, independently and in team
  • Synergy between science and practice
  • A competitive salary and learning and growth opportunities
  • The position is based from either Campus Ghent, Leuven or Brussels


Send your CV and cover letter to jobs@vlerick.com.
For more information on the job content, please contact katleen.destobbeleir@vlerick.com.

Junior Research Associate Leadership Area (m/f)

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