Testimonials from our staff
Innovative, intercultural, international: these are the core principles of Leiden University. Since its foundation in 1575 Leiden has made significant contributions to society in the area of prosperity, wellbeing and culture. Discover for yourself the freedom of spirit experienced by our students, academics and staff in Leiden’s open, small-scale and personal working environment. Leiden University: an inspiring environment to work and study!
Curious about what Universiteit Leiden has to offer? The testimonials below, will give you a taste of the work environment from the point of view of our staff members.
Miranda van Eck, does research on new medicines for heart and vascular diseases at the Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research of the Faculty of Science.
John Sabou is a PhD student at the Centre for Terrorism and Counterterrorism of the Faculty of Governance and Global Affairs in The Hague and does research on crisis information management.
Jesse Bruins is responsible for the utilisation and application of ICT in education at the Faculty of Social Science.
Asghar Seyed Gohrab does research at the Faculty of Humanities on Medieval concepts and how they are received in modern politics in Iran and, among other things, he contributes to the Diversity Steering Group.
Marie Soressi teaches at the Faculty of Archeology and examines why we are the only human species on the planet.
Satya Autar guides students in choosing the right degree programme and entering the job market.