Personnel of Nikhef are employed by NWO (formerly: FOM) or appointed at a university. The relevant collective labour agreements (CAOs) are the CAO Research Institutes and the CAO Dutch Universities.
Both agreements include excellent primary and secondary terms of employment. Besides a competitive salary level, Nikhef employees benefit from a full thirteenth month’s salary, participation in the ABP pension fund and about 8 weeks of leave per year. Furthermore there are ample opportunities for education and personal development.
For in-depth information about the employment conditions:
- For university appointments: refer to the websites of the universities that are part of the Nikhef collaboration:
- For employees of NWO (formerly: FOM): refer to the website of NWO.