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Working at KU Leuven

Working in an innovative and internationally-oriented organization!

Working in an innovative and internationally-oriented organization!

As one of the largest employers in Belgium, KU Leuven employs over 13,000 staff members. We work every day to change the future with groundbreaking research, academic education at the highest level, new ideas and state-of-the-art technologies. We are looking for colleagues who are also driven to develop their (non-)academic career in this context: researchers, IT, technicians and engineers, administrative and financial staff....

You can count on a job that provides variation and the possibility to take up responsibility. You will receive an attractive salary and, depending on your function, there are always several promotion and career opportunities. We also offer a wide range of training opportunities to further develop your talents and all our employees can receive career advice from our Career Center.

We make a continuous effort to provide an optimal work-life balance, e.g. by providing nurseries, out-of-school care options, interesting holiday arrangements, etc. Additionally, we also offer an attractive package of benefits.

In short, if you choose a job at KU Leuven, you choose a job in a dynamic, open atmosphere where your contribution is important and where young people work together with experienced specialists eager to share their expertise.

KU Leuven pursues an equal opportunities and diversity policy.

KU Leuven seeks to foster an environment where all talents can flourish, regardless of gender, age, cultural background, nationality or impairments.  If you have any questions relating to accessibility or support, please contact us at


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