Facts and figures on post-docs at Leiden University

On 1 February 2008 there were 192 postdocs working at Leiden University, based on the definition applied by the Collective Employment Contract of Dutch Universities. Postdocs are defined as: researchers 3 and 4 in temporary employment with an appointment of 0.5 fte or more. The diagram below shows the division across the different faculties and institutes of the University, the male-female ratio and the average age.

Faculty/Institute   Total F M Average age
Archaeology   8 2 6 39
Humanities   23 7 16 40
Law   2 1 1 32
Social and Behavioural Sciences 7 3 4 39
Science 145 56 89 33
Other: Campus, IIAS, ISIM, CML, Nat. Herbarium 7 2 5 37
Total: 192 71 (37%) 121 (63%) 37
Figures: February 2008

Last Modified: 12-03-2009