Criminology in Europe

Newsletter of the European Society of Criminology

Criminology (BOFZAP)

(Ref. BZP-2017-12)

Apply no later than : September 29, 2017

As part of its research commitment to the field of Criminology and with the support of the 'Special Research Fund' (Bijzonder Onderzoeksfonds, BOFZAP), established by the Flemish Government, the Faculty of Law of the Humanities and Social Sciences Group at KU Leuven announces an open position for a fulltime academic staff member within the Leuven Institute for Criminology (LINC).

Criminology (BOFZAP)

The Leuven Institute of Criminology (LINC) is part of the Faculty of Law. Criminological research in Leuven draws upon an experience of more than 85 years scientific activity. At present, LINC consists of a group of more than 70 staff members, including professors and teaching and research assistants. The institute has an extensive national and international network, both in academia and in the fields of practice and policy development. LINC can build upon a solid research infrastructure, connections with European and other public bodies and non-profit organizations, a stable offer of highly talented PhD students, and a supportive work environment.

More detailed information is available on following website


For more information on the contents of the job, please contact Prof Bernard Tilleman, Dean of the Law Faculty (bernard.tilleman [at] , tel. +32 16 32 53 34) or Prof. Pol Ghesquière, research coordinator of the
Humanities and Social Sciences Group (pol.ghesquiere [at] , tel.: +32 16 32 62 34). 
For more information on guidelines and application procedure please contact Mrs. Kristin Vermeylen (kristin.vermeylen [at] ; tel.: +32 16 32 09 07) or Mrs. Christelle Maeyaert (christelle.maeyaert [at] , tel.: +32 16 32 41 94).